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Title: Design of Thick Pile Caps
Author(s): Anand B. Gogate and Gajanan M. Sabnis
Publication: Journal Proceedings
Appears on pages(s): 18-22
Keywords: building codes; caps (supports); concrete piles; deep beams; loads
(forces); reinforced concrete; shear propert ies; shear strength; structural de-sign;thickness.
Abstract:A rational procedure for designing thick pile caps is suggested in this paper. There are no provisions in the ACI Building Code (ACI 318-77) at the present time. However, recent work on shear strength of deep beams corn bined with other provisions of the ACI Building Code may be used to design thick pile caps.
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