Concrete Q&A: Lateral Pressure of Concrete in Formwork

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Title: Concrete Q&A: Lateral Pressure of Concrete in Formwork

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Publication: Concrete International

Volume: 40

Issue: 6

Appears on pages(s): 60

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Date: 6/1/2018

Abstract:
Q. I have been designing formwork for over 40 years and have several questions/comments regarding Eq. 4.2.2.1a(c) in ACI 347R-14.1 Why was this equation introduced and how was it developed? What is the significance of the 14 ft wall height in Table 4.2.2.1a(a)?