Optimizing Economy: Simplifying Loads, Optimizing Members, and Leveling the Design

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Title: Optimizing Economy: Simplifying Loads, Optimizing Members, and Leveling the Design

Author(s): John B. Turner

Publication: Web Session (Outdated)

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Keywords: committee 314, Simplifying Loads, Optimizing Members, Leveling the Design, practical design

Date: 4/3/2011

Abstract:
The work of ACI Committee 314 on issues related to the practical design of concrete buildings is presented. This session will consist of several presentations that will address design issues and tools, such as ACI 314.1, the economical impact on the design of concrete buildings of moderate size and height, the practical design of reinforced concrete using design aids, and detailing of seismic-resistant concrete structures.