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Title: Design of Floating Slab Foundation
Author(s): Norman B. Green
Publication: Journal Proceedings
Appears on pages(s): 889-898
Keywords: no keywords
Abstract:A method is developed for the stress analysis and design of a floating or monolithic type of slab foundation that supports edge loads. The method is applied to the foundation of a typical one-story wood frame school building. Thin type of foundation effects a considerable saving in cost over conventional concrete wall footings with a separate floor slab.
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