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Concrete In Australia : March 2013
Concrete in Australia Vol 39 No 1 3 Contents 2 President s report 4 News 18 Portfolio update -- Membership 20 FEATURE: ANCHORING & PRECAST Specifications and design of anchors in Australia -- Needs and developments 20 Tensile tests on edge-lifting anchors inserted in precast concrete panels 22 A plate type edge-lift anchor: Influence of reinforcing configurations on failure loads 30 Anchorage of reinforcement in concrete structures subjected to cyclic loading 37 Understanding the carbon footprint of precast concrete: A case study from the concrete pipeline systems sector 45 ALSO IN THIS ISSUE New method of pavement construction and encapsulation of hazardous wastes 51 Obituary -- Paul Grundy 56 CCAA Library 57 VOLUME 39 ISSUE 1 MARCH 2013 Independent Cement and Lime (ICL) celebrated its 25th anniversary with the completion of a major upgrade of the Melbourne Cement Facility (MCF), located beside the lower reaches of the Yarra River at Port Melbourne. MCF project manager Alan Dow said the silo has a capacity of 35,000t of cement, contained in a structure that is 55m high and 30m in diameter. Construction was undertaken for MCF by Decco and Structural Systems to a design developed by MPA Shedden. President: Liza O Moore Chief Executive Officer: Graeme Burns Concrete Institute of Australia PO Box 1227, North Sydney 2059 Tel: +61 2 9955 1744 Fax: +61 2 9966 1871 e-mail: firstname.lastname@example.org web: www.concreteinstitute.com.au EDITORIAL COMMITTEE Chairman: Prof Jay Sanjayan Swinburne University of Technology Members: Fred Andrews-Phaedonos, VicRoads Prof Peter Dux, The University of Queensland Prof Ian Gilbert, The University of New South Wales Frank Papworth, BCRC (WA) Dr Vute Sirivivatnanon, The University of Western Sydney Assoc Prof Rob Wheen, The University of Sydney EDITORIAL COORDINATORS: Simon Moore email@example.com Mark Sedhom firstname.lastname@example.org ISSN 1440-656X, VOL 39 No 1 EDITOR: Danny Cameron MANAGING EDITOR: Dr Tim Kannegieter ADVERTISING: NSW: Dee Grant, email@example.com phone 02 9438 1533 Vic, Tas, SA, WA: David Sutcliffe, firstname.lastname@example.org phone 02 9438 1533 Queensland: MBL Media, Maree Fraser, email@example.com phone 07 5594 5455 DESIGN: Stefan Novak TECHNICAL FEATURE ANCHORING & PRECAST VOLUME 3 9 ISSUE 1 MARCH 2013 $9.95 inc. GST Concrete in Australia is produced for the Concrete Institute of Australia by Engineers Media phone 02 9438 1533 email firstname.lastname@example.org The statements made or opinions expressed in this magazine do not necessarily reflect the views of the Concrete Institute of Australia or of Engineers Media. 1925 April to September 2012 Average Net Distribution