AECT480-Lecture%202 - Lecture 2 Introduction to ACI 318-02...

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Lecture 2 - Page 1 of 9 Lecture 2 – Introduction to ACI 318-02 The American Concrete Institute (ACI) is the governing agency for all concrete construction in the U.S. It was established in 1904 to serve and represent user interests in the field of concrete. The ACI publishes many different standards, but the most commonly referenced standard used by architects and engineers is the ACI 318 “Building Code Requirements for Structural Concrete.” It is updated every 7 years and the latest version is ACI 318-02 updated in 2002. Almost all Building Codes, including the IBC, refer to ACI 318 as the basis for structural design of concrete members. Contents: PART 1—GENERAL CHAPTER 1—GENERAL REQUIREMENTS . .................................................. 318-9 CHAPTER 2—DEFINITIONS. ....................................................................... 318-19 PART 2—STANDARDS FOR TESTS AND MATERIALS CHAPTER 3—MATERIALS. ......................................................................... 318-27
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Lecture 2 - Page 2 of 9 PART 3—CONSTRUCTION REQUIREMENTS CHAPTER 4—DURABILITY REQUIREMENTS. ................................................................... 318-41 CHAPTER 5—CONCRETE QUALITY, MIXING, AND PLACING . .......................................... 318-47 CHAPTER 6—FORMWORK, EMBEDDED PIPES, AND CONSTRUCTION JOINTS . ............. 318-63 CHAPTER 7—DETAILS OF REINFORCEMENT. .................................................................. 318-69 PART 4—GENERAL REQUIREMENTS CHAPTER 8—ANALYSIS AND DESIGN - GENERAL CONSIDERATIONS . ........................... 318-85 CHAPTER 9—STRENGTH AND SERVICEABILITY REQUIREMENTS . .................................. 318-95 CHAPTER 10—FLEXURE AND AXIAL LOADS. .................................................................. 318-109 CHAPTER 11—SHEAR AND TORSION. ........................................................................... 318-139 CHAPTER 12—DEVELOPMENT AND SPLICES OF REINFORCEMENT . ............................. 318-187 PART 5—STRUCTURAL SYSTEMS OR ELEMENTS CHAPTER 13—TWO-WAY SLAB SYSTEMS. ................................................................. …318-213 CHAPTER 14—WALLS. ................................................................................................... 318-233 CHAPTER 15—FOOTINGS. ............................................................................................. 318-241
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