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Changes and Updates:-
2018/08/14 ____ Extensively updated to include changed to TR50 and R51+ (throughout)
2017/11/14 ____ 9.2 - Pack size and sheet length limits Table 9.2b updated
2017/08/09 ____ 5.6 - Forming service holes Table 5.6a added
2017/08/09 ____ 8.18 - Forming openings New Section added
2017/08/09 ____ 9.3 - Offloading, hoisting and storage Paragraph and Fig 9.3a added
2017/04/18 ____ 5.4 - Moving concentrated loads updated with additional sub-section 5.4.2 Typical plant that can be used on the slab during construction