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Mar 29, 2020  Extreme Structures is a Concrete Slabs and Raft Foundation Contractor specializing in building, reinforced concrete slabs, concrete staircases, columns, beams and formwork in the residential and industrial market for the Johannesburg and Pretoria areas in Gauteng. We also do in-situ concrete slabs that are built on the building site using formwork. Our Structural

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Concrete Slabs Raft Foundations - Extreme Structures

At Extreme Structures we design, cost and supply reinforced concrete structures. We are a leading concrete slab company that combines specialized skills, equipment, and business management to complete projects in a timely and professional fashion. Specializing in reinforced concrete slabs, raft foundations

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Raft Foundations, Concrete Slabs ... - Extreme Structures

Extreme Structures is a Concrete Slabs and Raft Foundation Contractor specializing in building, reinforced concrete slabs, concrete staircases, columns, beams and formwork in the residential and industrial market for the Johannesburg and Pretoria areas in Gauteng. We also do in-situ concrete slabs

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Extreme Structures Concrete Slabs Raft Foundation Contractors. 399 likes. Extreme Structures is a Concrete Slabs and Raft Foundation Contractor based in Gauteng. We specializing in building,...

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Quality Raft Foundations Design Construction PTA JHB

Concrete raft foundation design. The concrete raft design is done by a structural engineer and it consists of a continuously reinforced slab with excavated ground beams that floats on top of the ground. When designing a raft the engineer looks at soil conditions and the load the raft has to carry.

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Expert Concrete Raft Slab Contractor - Extreme Structures

Concrete Slab Raft Foundation Pricing. The concrete slab price is determined by the tonnage of steel and concrete required to construct the slab or concrete structure. Each slab / structure is designed for a specific span load and is priced accordingly. Here is a breakdown of the average prices for the different reinforced concrete slab ...

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Extreme Structures can help with the design, supply, delivery, and installation of a reinforced concrete slab in Pretoria, Johannesburg and the greater Gauteng region. The reinforced concrete slabs we offer are decked to your exact requirement, it is poured in-situ and the slabs are cost-effective.

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Structural Design of Raft Foundation - PE Civil Exam

reinforced concrete structures, we are deeply indebted to the people who contributed in ... This report shows the structural design of the raft foundation. The raft is modeled in SAFE software. All analysis and design are based on the ACI code. Raft foundation can be design ... Slab own weight assumed Dead (25kN/m3)(0.2m) = 5 kN/m2

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Structural Design of Raft Foundation - PE Civil Exam

reinforced concrete structures, we are deeply indebted to the people who contributed in ... This report shows the structural design of the raft foundation. The raft is modeled in SAFE software. All analysis and design are based on the ACI code. Raft foundation can be design ... Slab own weight assumed Dead (25kN/m3)(0.2m) = 5 kN/m2

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Raft foundation basics LABC

Nov 21, 2018  A raft foundation is a reinforced concrete slab under the whole of a building or extension, 'floating' on the ground as a raft floats on water. This type of foundation spreads the load of the building over a larger area than other foundations, lowering the pressure on the ground. This is an alternative if you can't use a traditional strip or trench fill foundations.

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Raft foundation- Advantages, Disadvantages, and Methods of ...

Raft foundation is extremely advantageous to the soil which has less bearing capacity. Raft foundation has a larger base area so reduces the pressure intensity to ground strata. Raft foundations are economic in the sense that the slab of raft can be directly used without any other concrete work.

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We specialize in commercial office buildings and residential projects, constructing concrete raft foundations,slabs,columns,beams and staircases. Concrete slabs - Raft foundations - concrete columns - concrete beams - concrete staircases. We design the most suitable and economical concrete structure for your specific project.

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What is a Raft Slab - Why the Best Structural Engineers ...

May 02, 2014  A raft slab is a reinforced concrete slab on ground that is strengthened with integral concrete beams in both directions. Usually, a raft slab is used as the foundation for new houses and extensions. Raft slabs in Australia are designed to comply with Australian standard AS2870.

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We will produce the most economically suited Concrete Slabs or Concrete Raft Foundations for your needs. We have successfully completed in excess of 250 000m² of concrete slabs and raft foundations and various concrete structures mainly in the Gauteng area.

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Quality Concrete Slabs – ECO Built

Concrete Slabs Raft Foundations. Our Civil division has more than 10 years’ experience with design, implement, inspect certification within the concrete slabs roof slab industry. We specialize in tackling challenging projects, specializing in raft foundations, in-situ concrete slabs, beams, staircases, basements, retaining walls and ...

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Slab-on-Grade Raft Foundation Insulation Detail, Prefab ...

May 08, 2021  The soil conditions of some building sites are not suitable for a slab-on-grade foundation with a thickened-edge footing without first beginning with extensive and costly soil remediation. Opting for a raft slab in such conditions can be a much cheaper option. A raft slab is a frost-protected shallow foundation, or slab-on-grade, that does not include the standard thickened-edge footing on ...

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TSC Construction Group (Pty) Ltd t/a TSC Concrete Construction is a full service Construction Company dedicated to Concrete Work (Concrete Slabs, Rib and Block Slabs, Reinforced Concrete Slabs, Raft Foundations, etc.), Building and Improving Residential Houses, Commercial and Industrial Structures according to client needs and desires.

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Beware of residential waffle raft slabs – They are not ...

This change would align AS2870 with other similar Standards such as the concrete structures code (AS3600), the steel structures code (AS4100), and the timber structures code (AS1720). Ultimate strength designs will, over time, reduce the present unsustainable incidence of premature failures of residential raft slabs, the waffle raft variety ...

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STRUCTURAL APPLICATION OF STEEL FIBRES REINFORCED

applications. Well-known and well established applications are, for example, heavy pavements, slab tracks, slab on grade, shotcrete linings and precast applications. More recent SFRC applications can be seen in the domain of structural raft foundations, liquid tight slabs and piled supported slabs, and even bridges and suspended structures.

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Raft Foundation - an overview ScienceDirect Topics

Raft Foundation. Raft foundations are a type of foundation with high integrity in which four foundation piers are connected together using a large foundation slab to form a massive structure and the foundation piers are connected through beams. From: UHV Transmission Technology, 2018.

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Foundation Topic - American Concrete Institute

There are three foundation types: - T-shaped: A traditional foundation method to support a structure in an area where the ground freezes. A footing is placed below the frost line and then the walls are added on top. The footing is wider than the wall, providing extra support at the base of the foundation. - Slab-on-ground: A slab is a single layer of concrete, several inches thick.

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What are the Different Types of Raft Foundation?

02. Slab-Beam Type Raft Foundation: When column loads are unequally distributed or where the foundation is a very heavy structure where stiffness is principal requirement to avoid excessive distortion of the structure as a result of variation in the load distribution on the raft, in such case slab and beam type raft foundation is provided.

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Raft foundation - Designing Buildings Wiki

Feb 10, 2021  Raft foundation . Raft foundations (sometimes referred to as raft footings or mat foundations) are formed by reinforced concrete slabs of uniform thickness (typically 150 mm to 300 mm) that cover a wide area, often the entire footprint of a building. They spread the load imposed by a number of columns or walls over the area of foundation

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Raft Foundation Raft Footing Types Of Raft Foundation ...

5. Cellular Raft Foundation. Cellular Raft foundation is also mentioned as Rigid Frame Mat on a property of bearing heavy loads. Beams in circular raft foundations are deeper than usual and carry heavy loads. In a Cellular Raft or mat foundation two concrete slabs are laid upon, which lock together via ground beams.

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(PDF) Raft foundations design charts: development and ...

to be reasonable range for raft slab built of B25 concrete, ... values shown in Appendix A represent extreme . ... The response of Raft Foundation system to the structure is very challenging ...

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High-Performance Raft Slab - GreenBuildingAdvisor

May 10, 2021  Our standard high-performance house uses a 2×6 structural wall with Zip System sheathing and 12 in. of exterior insulation supported by vertically mounted I-joists. For optimal performance, the insulation layer needs to be continuous from the walls to beneath the slab and over the building (a separate discussion).

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Beware of residential waffle raft slabs – They are not ...

This change would align AS2870 with other similar Standards such as the concrete structures code (AS3600), the steel structures code (AS4100), and the timber structures code (AS1720). Ultimate strength designs will, over time, reduce the present unsustainable incidence of premature failures of residential raft slabs, the waffle raft variety ...

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Raft Foundation A raft foundation is a large concrete slab covering the whole building area. All loads are transmitted through the raft to the soil Rafts are suitable for low load bearing soils, such as soft natural ground or made-up ground. Rafts consists of a reinforced concrete slab up to 300mm thick, with the slab thicker under

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Rib Raft Concrete Slab Raft Super Slab Foundation ...

An engineered raft foundation and flooring system that offers real benefits over a conventional concrete slab! READY Super Slab is an above ground engineered raft foundation system, commonly known as a raft foundation, pod floor, waffle slab or floating foundation, that delivers real benefits over a conventional concrete floor and foundations.

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Slab And Beam Raft Foundation - Foundation Design ...

Jun 20, 2020  The minimum amount and spacing of reinforcement to be used in structural floors, roof slabs, and walls for control of temperature and shrinkage cracking is given in ACI 318 or in ACI 350R. The minimum-reinforcement percentage, which is between 0.18 and 0.20%, does not normally control cracks to within generally acceptable design limits.

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What is the best way to build a slab foundation on a slope ...

Nov 23, 2020  The grade on the building site drops 8 feet over 72 feet. Is it feasible and cost effective to build three slab foundations that step down in order to deal with the slope. The top foundation would be a for a single story 15 by 24 room. The next level would be a 24 by 24 two story structure and the garage would be at the bottom leve.

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Passive slab / insulated raft costs - Foundations ...

May 28, 2019  I'm assuming that would require sign off by an engineer and BC. I costed up Isoquick, Kore and Supergrund and all came out within about 10% of each other, which was about £120 to £130/m² for the design and materials (SE fees for the structural design, foam insulation, steel reinforcement, concrete) without labour.

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Services – ECO Built

Slab raft foundation solutions available through ECO Built offers customers a range of turnkey options. Select your service below. ... Extreme Structures , First Floor Concrete Slabs , Reinforced Concrete Slabs First Floor Concrete Slab. Civil Engineering , Extreme Structures , Raft Foundations

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Raft Foundation - an overview ScienceDirect Topics

Raft Foundation. Raft foundations are a type of foundation with high integrity in which four foundation piers are connected together using a large foundation slab to form a massive structure and the foundation piers are connected through beams. From: UHV Transmission Technology, 2018.

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What is raft foundation – 9 Types of Raft foundation ...

Dec 14, 2020  Where Raft foundation is used? If you’re wondering where raft foundations are used, here’s a kicker. Raft foundation, also known as matt foundation, is a reinforced concrete slab that can be rectangular or circular in plan. It’s a thick reinforced concrete slab that embeds the reinforcement of frame structure.

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Is it correct to construct raft foundation part by part? I ...

Also known as a Raft/matt slab, it is a thicker piece of foundation, usually with checkerboard pattern underneath for concrete savings/load points. The architect would be deciding where the columns and such would be, due to the building design, and the engineers would thus put the thickest part of the slab around the columns.

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