Steel reinforcement: a handbook for young construction professionals (SP118)

ISBN: 978-0-86017-418-9

Author: J Tubman

Number of pages: 144 (paperback)

Publisher: CIRIA

Date of Publication: January 1995

Young professionals - if you are concerned with reinforced concrete structures on site you must be aware of those aspects of steel reinforcement practice which affect the strength, integrity, durability and serviceability performance of the completed structure. This essential site guide explains all about good practice in relation to steel bar and fabric reinforcement, from the initial delivery to site to fixing and concreting. Additional information regarding types of reinforcement, understanding drawings and schedules, economics and health and safety is also included. An easy-to-read reference guide for use out on site, with most of the information presented in tabular, graphical or a checklist format. Key words: site management, concrete and structures, materials.