tolerance, concrete Topic

Tolerance, Concrete

Definition: the permitted deviation from a specified dimension, location, or quantity.- ACI Concrete Terminology

Tolerances are a means to establish permissible variation in dimension and location, giving both the designer and the contractor limits within which the work is to be performed. They are the means by which the designer conveys to the contractor the performance expectations upon which the design is based or that the project requires. Such specified tolerances should reflect design assumptions and project needs, being neither overly restrictive nor lenient.

Practice oriented papers and articles ON TOLERANCE, CONCRETE

ASCC 3-D Laser Scanning Study

Publication: Concrete International
Date: 1/1/2019

A New Type of Superplasticizer Possessing Dendrimeric Structure

Publication: Special Publication
Date: 9/26/2018

Constructability of Embedded Steel Plates in Cast-in-Place Concrete

Publication: Concrete International
Date: 9/1/2018

Concrete Q&A: Allowable Tolerances for Suspended Slab Edge

Publication: Concrete International
Date: 5/1/2018

Concrete Q&A: Rebound Hammer and In-Place Strength Testing; Tolerances for Concrete Slabs Supporting Steel Tanks

Publication: Concrete International
Date: 12/1/2017

Engineered Cementitious Composites for Improved Crack-Width Control of FRC Beams – A Review

Publication: Special Publication
Date: 6/1/2017

Concrete Q&A: Tolerances for Floors Supporting Operable Partitions

Publication: Concrete International
Date: 1/1/2017

Benefits of Fiber Addition on the Seismic Resistance of RC Joints

Publication: Special Publication
Date: 9/1/2016

ASCC Position Statement #43

Publication: Concrete International
Date: 8/1/2016

Movements That Affect Tolerance Measurements

Publication: Concrete International
Date: 7/1/2016

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