Evolution of the ACI 562 Code––Part 5

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Title: Evolution of the ACI 562 Code––Part 5

Author(s): Keith Kesner and Randall W. Poston

Publication: Concrete International

Volume: 38

Issue: 6

Appears on pages(s): 25-27

Keywords: existing structures, repair, performance, design

Date: 6/1/2016

Abstract:
This article is the fifth of a series of articles intended to explain the rationale behind some of the upcoming changes in the ACI 562 Code. It explains the rationale behind developing a code for existing structures, when the ACI 562 Code should be applied, and differences between the ACI 562 and ACI 318 Codes.