Title: A Comparison of Measured and Calculated Deflections of Flexural Memebers in Four Reinforced Concrete Buildings
Author(s): J.L. Heiman
Publication: Symposium Paper
Appears on pages(s): 515-546
Keywords: compressive strength; computation; construction; creep properties; curing; deflection; environments; flexural strength; load tests (structural); loads (forces); modulus of elasticity; reinforced concrete; shrinkage; standards
A comparision is made between measured and calculated long-term deflections of flexural members in four buildings. The measured deflections were found to exceed those obtained by calculation using the ACI Code method.