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Title: 357R-84: Guide for the Design and Construction of Fixed Offshore Concrete Structures (Reapproved 1997)
Author(s): ACI Committee 357
Publication: Technical Documents
Appears on pages(s): 26
Keywords: offshore structures
Abstract:The report provides a guide for the design and construction of fixed reinforced and/or prestressed concrete structures for service in a marine environment. Only fixed structures which are founded on the seabed and obtain their stability from the vertical forces of gravity are covered. Contents include: materials and durability; dead, deformation, live environmental, and accidental loads; design and analysis; foundations; construction and installation; and inspection and repair. Two appendices discuss environmental loads such as wave, wind, and ice loads in detail, and the design of offshore concrete structures for earthquake resistance.