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Building Code Requirements and Specifications for Masonry Structures

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Building Code Requirements and Specifications for Masonry Structures (TMS 402-08/ACI 530-08/ASCE 5-08 covers the design and construction of masonry structures. It is written in such form that it may be adopted by reference in a legally adopted building code.

Among the subjects covered are: definitions, contract documents, quality assurance, materials, placement of embedded items, analysis and design, strength and serviceability, flexural and axial loads, shear, details and development of reinforcement, walls, columns, pilasters, beams and lintels, seismic design requirements, glass unit masonry, and veneers. An empirical design method applicable to buildings meeting specific location and construction criteria are also included.

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Date Of Record Release 2009-07-23 13:36:34
Description Library Holdings.

Building Code Requirements and Specifications for Masonry Structures (TMS 402-08/ACI 530-08/ASCE 5-08 covers the design and construction of masonry structures. It is written in such form that it may be adopted by reference in a legally adopted building code.

Among the subjects covered are: definitions, contract documents, quality assurance, materials, placement of embedded items, analysis and design, strength and serviceability, flexural and axial loads, shear, details and development of reinforcement, walls, columns, pilasters, beams and lintels, seismic design requirements, glass unit masonry, and veneers. An empirical design method applicable to buildings meeting specific location and construction criteria are also included.
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Resource Type
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Subject
Source American Society of Civil Engineers
Keyword 2008 MSJC (TMS 402-08/ACI 530-08/ASCE 5-08), Standards, Building codes, Masonry construction, Buildings, Contracts, Quality assurance, Design, Loads
Date Of Record Creation 2009-07-23 13:28:00
Education Level
Date Last Modified 2009-07-27 18:08:29
Language English
Date Record Checked: 2009-07-23 00:00:00 (W3C-DTF)

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