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Insulating concrete forms (ICFs) are leave-in-place forms typically produced in block or panel shapes of expanded polystyrene (EPS). They provide additional components, such as insulation and a substrate for interior and exterior finish attachment, for a wall or floor system. The most widely used ICFs are block shapes, which are stacked in an interlocking fashion to create stable formwork for creation of reinforced concrete walls. Due to the variability of these manufactured form systems, this report does not attempt to address every ICF type, but provides a commentary on those systems most prevalent in the market, and insight, as well as additional information, relative to their use in design and construction. The report focuses on ICFs for walls.
The Collection Online includes all new committee standards and reports released throughout the year. The most recently added include:
CODE-440.11-22: Building Code Requirements for Structural Concrete Reinforced with Glass Fiber-Reinforced Polymer (GFRP) Bars—Code and Commentary
CODE-355.2-22: Post-Installed Mechanical Anchors in Concrete—Qualification Requirements and Commentary
PRC-549.3-22: Glass Fiber-Reinforced Concrete Premix—Report
SPEC-440.5-22: Construction with Glass Fiber-Reinforced Polymer Reinforcing Bars - Specification
PRC-560-22: Insulating Concrete Form Design and Construction—Report
PRC-544.11-22: Measuring Shrinkage, Creep, and Transport Properties of Fiber-Reinforced Concrete—Report
PRC-309.5-22: Compaction of Roller-Compacted Concrete - Report
SPEC-548.9-21: Type ES (Epoxy Slurry) Polymer Overlay for Bridge and Parking Garage Decks—Specification (SI Units)
SPEC-548.13-21: Multi-Component Epoxy Adhesive for Bonding to Concrete—Specification (SI Units)
PRC-131.3-22: BIM Level of Development for CIP Concrete - TechNote
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