Concrete Code AS 3600 - 2018: Review on Changes

Posted 15-01-2019
Category Standards

The latest version of the Concrete Structures code, AS 3600, was published in 2018. It contains new sections as well as substantial reviews of existing sections.

The Concrete Institute of Australia is hosting a seminar which will include a comprehensive review of the wide-ranging changes in the new code, and opportunities to discuss how these changes will be applied in practice. The seminar is recommended to all involved in the design of concrete structures or supply of concrete products.

New sections include:

  • Design for Earthquake Actions.
  • Steel Fibre Reinforced Concrete.
  • Design for Fatigue.

Sections with substantial new content include:

  • Material properties
  • Strength reduction factors.
  • Design for shear and torsion.
  • Fire design
  • Design for shrinkage, creep and deflections
  • Crack control & new provision for assessing crack widths


Tuesday, 19th February 2019
5pm – 8pm


Kirribilli Club
11 Harbourview Crescent , Lavender Bay NSW 2060


Professor Stephen Foster

Professor Gianluca Ranzi
University of Sydney

Eric Lume

Find out more and register here. 


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