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Title: Dowels for Anchoring New Concrete Facing to Existing Lock Walls
Author(s): Tony C. Liu and Terence C. Holland
Publication: Special Publication
Appears on pages(s): 1-26
Keywords: anchors (fasteners); concrete construction; dowels; joints (junctions); load transfer; locks (waterways); pullout tests; renovating; shear tests; structural design; Structural Research
Abstract:The paper presents the results of laboratory and field dowel pullout tests and shear transfer tests. These tests were conducted to evaluate the pullout performance of dowels and the influence of dowel spacing on the load-carrying capacity of the replaceme
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