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There is a 2" seismic gap between two concrete structures.
 
And 9" rubber waterstop(3-1/2" embeded in each concrete face)
 is provided vertically at this seismic gap.
 
But the concrete cover is 2".  So interference is occured at horizontal reinforcement(#11@12) not vertical reinforcement(#14@9").
 
Can I bent waterstop to avoid interference with horizontal rebars if we do not move or relocate the reinforcement in both direction ????????
 
What method is possible ???
 
I hope your advice...
 
 
=> 54" thk. shearwall (Nuclear power plant)
 
=> Horizontal rebars located as outer layer and vertical rebars as inner layer.
 
 
=>  plan view (section)
 
 
                          $                                   $ : 9" rubber waterstop
                          $                                      
---------------$----+                             : wall concrete face
                          $                                      : 2" seismic gap
---------------$-----------------        : shearwall concrete face
                          $                                      : 2" concrete cover
===============$=================     = : #11 horizonta rebars
      o           o            o            o              o : #14 vertical rebars