UK Code Requirements for Deflection Control

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Title: UK Code Requirements for Deflection Control

Author(s): R. H. Scott

Publication: Special Publication

Volume: 203

Issue:

Appears on pages(s): 33-44

Keywords: codes and standards; deflection control; structural con-crete

Date: 8/1/2001

Abstract:
A brief history is given of UK Code requirements for deflection control since 1948. Current requirements of BS8110 are then presented followed by a summary of developments concerning high strength concrete. Finally, future developments involving Eurocode 2 are indicated.