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Publications tagged with [slab on grade]

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Stiffened slabs-on-grade are one of the most efficient and inexpensive foundation solutions for light structures on shrink-swell soils. After removing the top soil, the stiffening reinforced concrete beams, say 1m deep and 0.3 m wide, are formed in the natural ...
Reference: International Conference on Unsaturated Soils UNSAT 2010, September 2010, Barcelona, Spain
 
A frost protected shallow foundation (FPSF) is a practical alternative to a deeper, more-costly foundation in cold regions with seasonal ground freezing and the potential for frost heave. The International Residential Code® (IRC) includes prescriptive methods ...
Reference: NAHB Research Center, Inc
 
<p>When properly placed, rebar and welded wire fabric (WWF) in a slab on grade provide many advantages, some of which can be achieved in no other way.</p>
Reference: PUBLICATION #C920538 Copyright © 1992, The Aberdeen Group
 
This manual prescribes the criteria for the design of concrete floor slabs on grade in buildings for heavy loads and is applicable to all elements responsible for military construction. Heavy loads in buildings such as warehouses include moving loads, stationary ...
Reference: DEPARTMENTS OF THE ARMY, AND THE AIR FORCE, ARMY TM 5-809-12