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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: Chapter 9-Design-General Considerations
Publication: Special Publication
Appears on pages(s): 18-34
Abstract:This chapter includes an explanation of: Frame analysis-General; Frame analysis-Details; Requirements for T-beams; Effective depth of beam or slab; Distance between lateral supports; Control of deflections; Deep beams; Minimum reinforcement of flexural members; Limiting dimensions of columns; Limits of reinforcement of columns; Length of columns and Strength reductions for length of compression members; Transmission of column load through floor system; Anchorage of main reinforcement; Anchorage of web reinforcement, Transfer of moments and effect of openings in slabs and footings; Torsion.
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