Title: Abstract of: Tilt-Up Concrete Structures
Author(s): ACI Committee 551
Publication: Structural Journal
Appears on pages(s): 743-745
Keywords: bearing walls; composite materials; connections; cranes (hoists); diaphragms (concrete): earthquake-resistant structures; finishers; inserts; rigging; roofs; sandwich structures; stability; structural analysis; structural design; tilt-up construction.
Tilt-up concrete construction is commonly used in low-rise building construction. This report discusses many of the items that should considered in planning, designing, and constructing a quality tilt-up structure. Major topics discussed include design, construction planning, construction, erection, and finishing.