There may be a requirement to know the coefficient of friction between materials in contact, for example precast units resting on a concrete corbel or structural steel members on a concrete support. Values for the coefficient of friction are not included in design codes such as BS 8110 (now withdrawn) and Eurocode 2.
Published: October 2015. Reviewed October 2016
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