This webinar presents comprehensive information on how to determine and detail the required reinforcement for diaphragms and collectors in accordance with ACI 318-14 and ASCE/SEI 7-16 for buildings assigned to SDC A through F. Step-by-step methods are provided on the following types of reinforcement for two common types of construction: (1) chord reinforcement, (2) diaphragm shear reinforcement, (3) shear transfer reinforcement between the diaphragm and the vertical elements of the LFRS, (4) shear transfer reinforcement between the diaphragm and collectors, (5) anchorage reinforcement, and (6) collector reinforcement. Guidelines and recommendations for economical detailing are provided along with a comprehensive summary of design and detailing requirements.

Session 3: Determination of Diaphragm Reinforcement; Live Webinar

This webinar/session equal to .1 CEU/1.0 PDH


This presentation compliments the publication Design and Detailing of Reinforced Concrete Diaphragms available in the CRSI webstore.