• Available Formats
    • Options
    • Availability
    • Priced From ( in USD )
    • Secure PDF

      Secure PDF Files

      Secure PDF files include digital rights management (DRM) software. DRM is included at the request of the publisher, as it helps them protect their copyright by restricting file sharing. In order to read a Secure PDF, you will need to install the FileOpen Plug-In on your computer. The FileOpen Plug-In works with Adobe Reader and other viewers. Visit FileOpen to see the full list.

        What you can do with a Secure PDF:
      • Print
      • Search
      • Highlight
      • Bookmark
      Please note that some publishers - including BOMA, IADC and ICML - do not allow printing of their documents.

    • 👥
    • Immediate download
    • $40.00
    • Add to Cart

Customers Who Bought This Also Bought


About This Item


Full Description

This manual details best practices for the use of fiber-reinforced polymer products in conductor support applications and FRP poles. Advancements and innovations in FRP and process technologies have resulted in lightweight high strength FRP materials that are more cost-competitive with traditional construction materials such as wood, steel, and prestressed concrete. In addition to a description of the advancements and innovations, the differences in performance between FRP structures and wood, steel, or prestressed concrete are also explained. FRP materials are used widely in many applications because they can be engineered to offer important advantages over traditional materials and also offer product engineers extraordinary design latitude. Engineers can choose from a wide range of materials systems and processing techniques.

The manual recommends and provides suggested guidelines for performance-based tests for all FRP poles. It also discusses factors that could affect the performance of FRP poles after installation, suggests field inspection methods, and provides basic maintenance and field repair techniques that can be used to extend the life of FRP poles: Environment, UV Radiation, Temperature, Moisture, Ice and Snow Accumulations, Fire, Chemical Exposure, Biodegradation, Mechanical Fatigue, and Electrical Stress and Leakage Current.

Document History

  1. ASCE Manual of Practice No. 104

    Recommended Practice for Fiber-Reinforced Polymer Products for Overhead Utility Line Structures (MOP 104)

    • Most Recent
  2. ASCE Manual of Practice No. 104


    Recommended Practice for Fiber-Reinforced Polymer Products for Overhead Utility Line Structures (MOP 104)

    • Historical Version