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The International Concrete Abstracts Portal is an ACI led collaboration with leading technical organizations from within the international concrete industry and offers the most comprehensive collection of published concrete abstracts.
Title: SP-158: Concrete and Grout in Nuclear and Hazardous Waste Disposal
Author(s): Editors: A.A. Al-Manaseer and D.M. Roy
Publication: Special Publication
Appears on pages(s): 129
Abstract:Note: SP-158 is Out of Print. However, the individual papers are available as .pdf downloads. Please click on the following link to view the papers available:
The Building Code Requirements for Masonry Structures will provide solutions to the most complex masonry construction questions. Replacing all existing masonry code, these important new ACI/ ASCE documents have been especially prepared to facilitate adoption, by reference, in a general building code. They have been adopted by B.O.C.A. and SBCC (model code groups). The code contains: a standard construction specification as part of the design standard; provisions for analytical and empirical design; provisions for seismic design; and provisions for design of brick and block composite and cavity walls. Other topics covered by the new code include: permits and drawings; quality assurance; materials; placing embedded items; strength and serviceability; flexural and axial loads; shear; walls; columns; pilasters; beams and lintels. The quality, inspection, testing and placement of materials used in construction are covered by reference to specifications and the appropriate ASTM Standards.
Note: SP-158 is Out of Print. However, the individual papers are available as .pdf downloads. Please click on the following link to view the papers available: