Abstract of: Tilt-Up Concrete Structures

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Title: Abstract of: Tilt-Up Concrete Structures

Author(s): ACI Committee 551

Publication: Structural Journal

Volume: 88

Issue: 6

Appears on pages(s): 743-745

Keywords: bearing walls; composite materials; connections; cranes (hoists); diaphragms (concrete): earthquake-resistant structures; finishers; inserts; rigging; roofs; sandwich structures; stability; structural analysis; structural design; tilt-up construction.

Date: 11/1/1992

Abstract:
Tilt-up concrete construction is commonly used in low-rise building construction. This report discusses many of the items that should considered in planning, designing, and constructing a quality tilt-up structure. Major topics discussed include design, construction planning, construction, erection, and finishing.