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TRC Engineering (I) Pvt. Ltd.

# 109, 4th ‘C’ Cross, 5th Block,
Koramangala Industrial Estate,
Koramangala, Bangalore – 560 095.

LIST OF KNOWLEDGE IMPROVEMENT QUESTIONS TO BE
ANSWERED BY STRUCTURAL ENGINEERS: (PART-1)

A) QUESTIONS RELATED TO STRUCTURAL GENERAL NOTES
1 List out nominal cover to reinforcement for following structural members:

a) Footing : Top Cover = , Bottom Cover = , Side cover =

b) Column :

c) RC Walls :

d) Shear walls :

e) Beams :

f) Slabs :

2 Mention de-shuttering time for the following listed items:

a) Column :

b) RC Walls :

c) Shear Walls :

d) RC Beams :

e) RC Slabs :

f) PT Beams :

g) RC Slabs :

B) QUESTIONS RELATED TO FOUNDATION
1 Stirrups for the columns inside the footing should be provided or not?
How many stirrups (no's) should be minimum inside the footing?

2 Indicate Lap location & lap lengths for footing top & bottom bars (only in combined footings if its length
or breadth is more than 12m)

3 Does lap is allowed in isolated footing?? C) QUESTIONS RELATED TO COLUMN 1 Please indicate detailed sketch showing lap location for column vertical bars as per TRC Standard : 2 Please provide lap length for column vertical bars (consider below example): Example: Column size . 5th Block. Vertical reinforcement (12)-T25 .T8@250 C/C 3 Please provide hooks & bend details for column ties ? (indicate separately for 90 degree & 135 degree hooks .as per TRC Standard) i) for 90 degree: ii) for 135 degree hooks: . Koramangala. Koramangala Industrial Estate.750mmX750mm. # 109. Bangalore – 560 095. Stirrups . 4th ‘C’ Cross.TRC Engineering (I) Pvt. Ltd.

Koramangala Industrial Estate.TRC Engineering (I) Pvt. 4th ‘C’ Cross. of stirrups in column splice location? Also specify spacing of stirrups at column Lap location? D) QUESTIONS RELATED TO RC/PT BEAM & RC/PT SLABS 1 Please indicate detailed sketch showing lap location for : i) RC BEAMS/PT BEAMS (for both top & bottom bars) a) for top bars a) for bottom bars Please indicate detailed sketch showing lap location for : ii) RC SLABS / PT SLABS (for both top & bottom bars) a) for top bars a) for bottom bars . 5th Block. Ltd. 4 Indicate minimum no. # 109. Koramangala. Bangalore – 560 095.

T10 @ 200 C/C i) RC SLABS / PT SLABS 4 Please provide hooks & bend details for RC/PT beam stirrups (as per TRC Standard) : . Koramangala Industrial Estate. Middle .T10@150 C/C .T10@250 C/C . Ltd. Middle .(4)-T25 . Right . Additional @ bottom . 4th ‘C’ Cross.(4)-T25 . Top reinforcement: Left .Left .T10 @ 150 C/C TOP BARS . . Bottom reinforcement: Continuous bars (4)-T20 . Right .(4)-T16 . # 109. Bangalore – 560 095. Koramangala.450mmX750mm. 5th Block.T10@150 C/C i) RC BEAMS / PT BEAMS Lap length = 3 Please provide lap length for top & bottom bars : (consider below example): Example: BOTTOM BARS . 2 Please provide lap length for top & bottom bars : (consider below example): Example: Beam size .(4)-T16 Stirrups: .TRC Engineering (I) Pvt.

Bangalore – 560 095.34 (c) IS-456 : 2002 (d) IS 1343-1980 Answer : 3 Which Indian code you will refer for earthquake resistance design of structures? (a) IS-456 : 2002 (b) IS 1343-1980 (c) IS 1893 : 2002 (d) SP. # 109.34 (c) IS-456 : 2002 (d) IS 1343-1980 Answer : 2 Which Indian code you will refer for plain & reinforced concrete design? (a) SP.6 (b) SP.34 Answer : 4 Which Indian code you will refer for design of earthquake resistance building with ductile detailing? (a) IS-456 : 2002 (b) IS 1893 : 2002 (c) IS 13920 : 1993 (d) SP.6 & SP. Ltd. 4th ‘C’ Cross. 5 Please provide details showing secondary beam resting on main beam (as per TRC Standard) : (Explain top bar & bottom bar arrangement when secondary beam rests on main beam) E) QUESTIONS RELATED TO INDIAN STANDARD CODES (Choose the right answer from below choices) 1 Which Indian code you will refer for concrete reinforcement & its detailing? (a) SP.TRC Engineering (I) Pvt. 5th Block. Koramangala.34 Answer : 5 Please list out some projects (presently ongoing in site) indicating which is OMRF & SMRF? 5 Please list out the differences between OMRF & SMRF with reference to TRC typical beam schedule? .6 & SP.6 (b) SP. Koramangala Industrial Estate.