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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: Influence of Transverse Reinforcement on Shear and Bond Strength
Author(s): J. R. Robinson
Publication: Journal Proceedings
Appears on pages(s): 343-362
Keywords: bent-up bar, bond strength, CEB recommendations, design, high strength steel, reinforced concrete, reinforcement, shear strength, stirrup, transverse reinforcement
Abstract:Reports recent work of the subcommittee on shear of the European Concrete Committee. The functions of stirrup rein-forcement, bent-up bars, transverse ties, and some new types of transverse reinforcement are examined. Design methods for transverse reinforcement provided to prevent splitting are suggested. A broad program of future tests is suggested, aimed toward improved concepts and methods of design for shear and bond, with particular reference to members with high strength longitudinal reinforcement.
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