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Thickened Edge Slab - Jointing

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Here’s what I got.


It’s an insulated, reinforced, thickened-edged concrete floor slab.  It’s 30 ft wide, about 60 ft long, and 6 inches thick in the middle, with the edge thickness of 24 inches.


Should I put in control joints???  If so, at what spacing???  Is there a way I can get away with no control joints???


The thing that is throwing me off is the thickened edge (I know what to do with a regular flat slab).  Any help would be greatly appreciated.


Dave Maynard, PE

Gillette, Wyoming