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Construction Foundations Crossword

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Created Date 10.22.19
Last Updated 10.22.19
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  • Materials such as sand, rock, and gravel used to make concrete
  • Bolts embedded in concrete to hold structural members together
  • Building material formed by combining cement, water, and aggregate
  • Wide strip of concrete that supports lands from a bearing wall
  • Weight of permanent, stationary construction and equipment included in a building
  • Enlargement at the base of a foundation wall, pier, or column that supports the structure while distributing its weight to the entire surrounding soil
  • Supporting portion of a structure; located below the structure
  • Trench filled with gravel or rock or containing a reinforced pipe that redirects surface water and groundwater away from an area
  • Wind, Floos, Seismic activity. Comes at the building from the side.
  • The total of all moving and variable loads that may be placed on a building
  • Steel reinforcing rod placed in concrete
  • Transfer loads to the soil
  • Slab foundation that is directly supported on top of the ground
  • Indicates max amount of pressure a soil can carry
  • Poured or black foundation resting on a footing twice as wide as the foundation wall
  • A footing that changes changes grade levels at intervals to accomodate a sloping side
  • a pit or hollow in which liquid collects, especially one in the floor of a mine or basement
  • a pump used to remove water that has accumulated in a water-collecting sump basin, commonly found in the basements of homes
  • large, thick slab of concrete that is typically 4”-6” thick in the center and poured directly on the ground all at one time
  • a thin layer of water-tight material that is laid over a surface