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Title: IPS-1: Essential Requirements for Reinforced Concrete Buildings
Author(s): ACI International Publication Series
Publication: Technical Documents
Appears on pages(s): 248
Abstract:ACI's first International Publication Series document, written in code language, includes all provisions necessary (including loadings) for a complete structural design for reinforced concrete buildings of limited size and height. The purpose of this document is to provide the essential 318 code requirements in a simpler, user-friendly format. With outstanding figures, detailed illustrations, and many summary tables of information, the various aspects of a structural building design, including seismic, are easy to understand. This publication is directed towards the practitioner who designs ordinary structures, as well as to the practitioner who wants a detailed supplement of ACI 318-02.