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Title: SP-17 (97): Design Handbook: Beams, One-Way Slabs, Brackets, Footings, Pile Caps, Columns, Two-Way Slabs, and Seismic Design in accordance with the Strength Design Method of 318-95
Publication: Technical Documents
Appears on pages(s): 482
Abstract:Note: A newer version of this document exists. This document was replaced by SP-17(09).
Formerly 3 separate books - The ACI Design Handbook is a wire bound book intended for use by individuals having a general familiarity with the strength design method and with ""Building Code Requirements for Reinforced Concrete (ACI 318-95)"". This publication provides information for the engineering design and analysis of beams, one-way slabs, brackets, footings, pile caps, columns, two-way slabs, and seismic design. Information is presented on three section: Design Aids, Design Examples, and Commentary on Design Aids. The Design Examples illustrate the use of the Design Aids, which are tables and graphs intended to eliminate routine and repetitious calculations. The Commentary explains the analytical basis for the Design Aids.
Note: A newer version of this document exists. This document was replaced by SP-17(09).