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Waffle slabs are a type of two way slabs.  One rather useful source of
information on waffle slab construction is the CRSI Design Handbook.

Scott


On Tue, 6 Feb 2001, Matt Jordan wrote:

> greetings,
> 
> 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. ?
> TIA
> 
> Matt Jordan SE
> 
>