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Title: SP-204: Design and Construction Practices to Mitigate Cracking
Author(s): Editor: Edward G. Nawy / Co-Editors: Florian G. Barth and Robert J. Frosch / Sponsored by: ACI Committee 224
Publication: Special Publication
Appears on pages(s): 280
Abstract:ACI SP-204 encompasses a wide range of subjects, including a detailed summary of worldwide provisions for crack control in reinforced and prestressed concrete beams, two-way slabs, and circular tanks. It also covers the latest Euro Code provisions, including design examples, early-age thermal cracking, crack mitigation effects of shrinkage-reducing admixtures fibers, repair of cracks, cracking in water-retaining structures, and an overview of the cracking developed during the 1999 earthquake in Turkey.
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