Serviceability and Detailing

  • R. Hulse
  • W. H. Mosley


Most reinforced concrete design is concerned initially with the design of structural elements at the ultimate limit state. Once these strength considerations have been met it is usual to consider the serviceability requirements of deflection and cracking under service load conditions.


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  1. 1.
    Concrete Society/Institution of Structural Engineers, Standard method of detailing reinforced concrete, Concrete Society, London.Google Scholar
  2. 2.
    BS 4466: Bending dimensions and scheduling of bars for reinforced concrete, British Standards Institution, London.Google Scholar

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© R. Hulse and W. H. Mosley 1986

Authors and Affiliations

  • R. Hulse
    • 1
    • 2
  • W. H. Mosley
    • 3
  1. 1.Department of Civil EngineeringCoventry (Lanchester) PolytechnicUK
  2. 2.Nanyang Technological InstituteSingapore
  3. 3.School of Civil and Structural EngineeringNanyang Technological InstituteSingapore

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