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Uplift Pressure of Wet Concrete?

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List,

I'm currently working with some 1980mm (78" dia.) penstocks at an old hydro plant that are being renovated or replaced.

I have to design the temporary tie-downs at the thrust blocks or support points when they pour concrete around them. I did a similar project about 15 years ago but I can't find my reference material.

Does anybody know the uplift pressure (buoyancy) of wet concrete?

Gary


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