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370 - Blast and Impact Load Effects


Committee Mission: Develop and report information on the design of concrete structures subjected to blast, impact, and other short-duration dynamic loads.

Goals: 1) Collaborate with Committee 440 on guideline document addressing the use of FRP for retrofitting blast-loaded structures; 2) Develop technical sessions on response of concrete structures subjected to blast and impact; 3) Collaborate with Committee 447 on development of SP that includes papers addressing blind-prediction contest focusing on predicting the response of blast-loaded wall panels.

Chair: Ganesh Thiagarajan

TAC Contact: Neven Krstulovic-Opara

Upcoming Convention Sessions:
Blast Resistance of Precast Concrete
ACI Fall Convention 2018 - Las Vegas, NV

Documents Under Development:
• 370.XR / 440: Design Guidelines for Blast Strengthening of Concrete and Masonry Structures Using Fiber-Reinforced Polymer (FRP)

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Meeting Agenda & Approved Minutes
Meeting--March 25, 2018
Meeting--October 15, 2017
Meeting--March 26, 2017
Meeting--October 23, 2016
Meeting--April 17, 2016
Meeting--November 08, 2015
Meeting--April 12, 2015
Meeting--October 26, 2014
Meeting--October 20, 2013
Meeting--April 15, 2013
Meeting--October 22, 2012
Meeting--March 19, 2012
Meeting--October 16, 2011
Meeting--April 03, 2011
Meeting--October 24, 2010
Meeting--March 21, 2010
Meeting--November 08, 2009
Meeting--March 15, 2009