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DISTRIBUTION REINFORCEMENT [1 record]

Record 1 1998-03-24

English

Subject field(s)
  • Placement of Concrete
  • Steel
DEF

In a reinforced-concrete slab, the subsidiary reinforcement placed at right angles to the main steel to hold it in place during concreting and to distribute concentrated loads over a large area of slab.

French

Domaine(s)
  • Mise en place du béton
  • Acier
DEF

Barres de faible section, généralement à angle droit avec les armatures principales, dont le rôle est d'étaler une charge concentrée sur une dalle et de prévenir la fissuration.

Spanish

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