Plank at Bearing Wall - Exterior Wall, Top of Wall

Plank at Bearing Wall - Exterior Wall, Top of Wall

International Masonry Institute
Description
IMI Detail 02.120.0851. This detail shows a precast concrete plank bearing at the top of an exterior CMU wall. The wall has horizontal joint reinforcement at 16" o.c. vertically. The plank has continuous reinforcement and grout at the keyways, tying the floor to the wall with bent bars. The floor bears on a CMU bond beam. The wall is grouted and reinforced vertically as required, and the bars are lapped to achieve sufficient development strength per structural design. This detail is intended for the use of industry professionals who are competent to evaluate the significance and limitations of the information provided herein. This detail should not be used as the sole guide for masonry design and construction, and IMI disclaims any and all legal responsibility for the consequences of applying the information. #AIA #air_barrier #BAC #block #brick #bricklayer #cavity #CMU #Conwell #floor #green #grout #grouting #highperforming #IMI #IUBAC #lap #masonry #MDS #mortar #plank #precast #precast_concrete #precast_plank #splice #structural #structural_masonry #sustainability #sustainable #wall_tie #weeps
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