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Designing code for voided slab

Designing code for voided slab

Designing code for voided slab

(OP)
Hi All,

Im dealing with the problem, how to design the voided slab (by using u boot system).

Doese anyone know the Code to be used for designing this slab system. Please advise.

Thank you.

RE: Designing code for voided slab

In the USA, you would design to the requirements of ACI-318, however, you will not get a 'cook-book' procedure etc.

The following reference may assist you in design:

1. ACI paper by Fanella, Mahamid & Mota entitled "Design of Flat Plate Voided Concrete Slab Systems" : Link

2. CRSI has a 56-page design guide entitled: "Design Guide for Voided Slabs": Link

RE: Designing code for voided slab

(OP)
Do you have any free pdf?

RE: Designing code for voided slab

Sorry, whilst I have copies of these documents, they are copyrighted materials and cannot be distributed freely.

There is a free video by ACI on the subject: Link

Here is a free presentation from a ACI/ASCE session, entitled: "Innovative Structural Slab Practices – Voided Slabs": Link

RE: Designing code for voided slab

(OP)
Hi, Thank you so mụh :).

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