This publication outlines design considerations that are unique to environmental engineering concrete structures and associated buildings. Specific considerations covered include loads, stability, joint details, and special design conditions that are unique to structures that provide conveyance, storage, and treatment of water, wastewater, and other materials.
Keywords: buoyancy; clarifier; contraction; design; expansion; filler;
flood; flotation; forces; hazardous; ice; impact; joint; load; overturning;
Table of Contents
Chapter 2—Design loads
2.1—Floor live loads
2.2—Contained fluid and sludge loads
2.3—External earth loads
2.4—External fluid loads
2.6—Other design loads
Chapter 3—Stability considerations
3.2—Sliding and overturning considerations
Chapter 4—Special design conditions
4.2—Expansion and contraction conditions
4.4—Design and detailing considerations
4.6—Hazardous design conditions
Chapter 5—Joints in concrete
5.6 —Joint sealants
6.1—Referenced standards and reports
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