Changing from ACI 318-99 to ACI 318-02 -- What's New?


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Title: Changing from ACI 318-99 to ACI 318-02 -- What's New?

Author(s): James R. Cagley

Publication: Concrete International

Volume: 23

Issue: 6

Appears on pages(s): 69-72


Date: 6/1/2001

This presents a number of revisions to the ACI Building Code and Commentary. The codeportions of this document cover the proper design and construction of buildings of structural concrete. The code has been written in such a form that it may be adopted by reference in a general building code, and earlier editions have been widely used in this manner. Among the subjects covered anchorage to concrete; building codes; cast-in anchors; cements; core conditioning; cover; crack control; deep beams; drawings; earthquake-resistant structures; flexural strength; high-strength concrete; inspection; lightweight concrete; materials; post-installed anchors; precast concrete; prestressed concrete; prestressing steels; reinforced concrete; reinforcing steels; shear strength; sheanvalls; specipcations; strength design; stmctural concrete; structural integrity; strut-and-tie models; and torsion.