The Structural Engineer > Archive > Volume 92 (2014) > Issues > Issue 1 > Achieving robustness of precast concrete stairs using proprietary cast-in inserts
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Achieving robustness of precast concrete stairs using proprietary cast-in inserts

It is vital that concrete stairs remain available and useable under extreme conditions without suffering progressive collapse. One method through which this can be achieved is the anchoring of the individual elements into the structure.

Author(s): C. Billington (J&P Building Systems Ltd)