Slab-on-grade

Slab-on-grade

Concrete floor that is supported directly on the earth or fill.
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"We've got some of the slab-on-grade foundation down and we've started the first section of structural steel," Todd Construction superintendent Monte Carothers said at the project site last week.
Atlanta-based Sinclair Construction Group has launched the Megaslab Jointless Concrete System, crediting its design and performance potential for large slab-on-grade project owners to "ground-breaking technology paired with powerful admixtures that create an incredibly dense and impermeable slab, eliminating the need for installing control joints and their associated costs."
The scope of work includes the design and construction of a low-rise airframes shop facility with slab-on-grade shallow foundation, reinforced concrete walls and roof, including windows, mechanical, and electrical systems appropriate to Guam earthquake and environmental conditions; and a high-bay corrosion control hangar consisting of two bays: a planned maintenance interval bay and a corrosion control bay.
The tool is to help calculate savings gained by using Helix Steel's patented Helix Micro Rebar product in slab-on-grade and slab-on-metal-deck construction projects.
The 59,000 s/f three-story property--built slab-on-grade into the side of a hill and including dock access for all three levels--was developed in 1968 by G&G, which used to occupy space in the building.
Foundation heat loss from heated concrete slab-on-grade floors.
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Use removable forms so that the slab can dry downwards, which obviously is not a solution for slab-on-grade construction.
The new version of the guide features updated graphics and detailed drawings of the prescribed methods of using FPSFs in constructing slab-on-grade foundations in cold climates with seasonal ground freezing.
A concrete slab-on-grade ranch house typically has wall-to-wall carpeting or tile floors.
Horizontal concrete work generally includes driveways, sidewalks, patios, and slab-on-grade construction.