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Title: Proposed ACI Standard: Building
Code Requirements for Structural Plain Concrete
Author(s): ACI Committee 318
Publication: Concrete International
Appears on pages(s): 128-135
Keywords: building codes; compressive strength; control joints; flexural strength; footings; inspection; plain concrete; precast concrete; shear strength; specifications; stresses; structural design; walls.
Abstract:This code covers the proper design and construction of structural members of plain concrete, and is written in such form that it may be adopted by refer-ence in a general building code. This code supplements ACI Standard 318 “Building Code Requirements for Reinforced Concrete. Among the subjects covered are: permits and drawings; inspection; materials; concrete quality; form-work; control joints; analysis and design (permissible stresses); and structural members (walls, footings, and pedestals).
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