To: "'seaint(--nospam--at)seaint.org'" <seaint(--nospam--at)seaint.org>
From: Scott Maxwell <smaxwell(--nospam--at)engin.umich.edu>
Date: Tue, 6 Feb 2001 17:56:14 -0500 (EST)
Waffle slabs are a type of two way slabs. One rather useful source of
information on waffle slab construction is the CRSI Design Handbook.
On Tue, 6 Feb 2001, Matt Jordan wrote:
> we are doing report on two story bldg. in zone 4 built 1962. The second
> floor slab is "waffle slab" construction. Not having much experience with
> those, are there any inherent problems with waffle slabs themselves I should
> know of, and any publications I could look up for info on spans, capacities,
> etc. ?
> Matt Jordan SE