Robert A. Garbini

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The Prevailing Material The Prevailing Material

By the year 2056, concrete construction will be the most prevalent form of building in the United States. Read more

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Updating Design Building Codes for Basement-Wall Construction

Current prescriptive design tables used for most residential concrete basement walls are based on the presumption that the soil used for backfill does not have a lateral pressure greater than 30 psff (pounds per square foot of wall surface per vertical foot of wall). Read more

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