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Reinforcement for Pad footing

Reinforcement for Pad footing

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Hi Guys,

I've got a pad footing, 600length x 600width x 600depth, and i'm not quite sure how to reinforce it. It's taking about 10kn.m of moment. Initially i was just thinking to put slab mesh on each side to take the tension forces generated but figure it might be a bit hard to construct. Any advice would be much appreciated.

RE: Reinforcement for Pad footing

This is structural 101. Perhaps consult with your supervisory engineer?
Or hire an SE.

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RE: Reinforcement for Pad footing

Your first problem is that your block of concrete is incapable of resisting 10 kN-m overturning. Get some help.

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