Dowels – A review of products and practices

Presentation by G Ayton & S Daher, Dowels - A review of products and practices, from Sydney Forum 24 February 2020

The fundamentals of dowels including;

  • brief history
  • fixing practices
  • alignment
  • pavement widenings

Industry expertise regarding;

  • dowel types & applications;
    • round, square, plates
  • design models
    • TR34 et al
  • failure mode analysis
    • punching shear
    • concrete edge failure

Back to Resources