KOR Review Guidelines – Columns

STANDARD NOTES AND DETAILS, THINGS TO CHECK:

  1. CHECK COLUMN SIZE
  2. CHECK NUMBER AND SIZE OF VERTICAL REINFORCING BARS
  3. CHECK SPACING, BAR SIZE, DIMENSIONS, AND ARRANGEMENT OF TIES.
  4. ALL TIE ENDS TO BE BENT 135 DEGREES
  5. CHECK LENGTH OF SPLICE WITH DOWELS FROM BELOW. COMPRESSION SPLICE REQUIRED UNLESS NOTED OTHEWISE. ALL DOWELS MUST BE INSIDE TIES.
  6. CHECK LENGTH OF SPLICE WITH COLUM ABOVE.
  7. NO CONDUIT, ELECTRICAL BOXES, OR SLEEVES ARE PERMITTED IN COLUMNS WITHOUT PRIOR APPROVAL OF DESIGN ENGINEER.
  8. IF A COLUMN FOOTING IS SIGNIFICANTLY LOWERED, RESULTING IN A LONGER COLUMN, CHECK WITH DESIGN ENGINEER.
  9. CHECK THAT BOTTOM OF COLUMN IS CLEAN

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