Design Information

 

Maximum Silage Storage Height for Prestressed Concrete Horizontal Panels 

with Standard reinforcing details

Silage loading to BS5502 part 22

  • Maximum moisture content 80%
  • Settled height no higher than top of wall
  • Effluent drain at base of wall
  • No impact between compacting vehicle and wall

       

      Section Size

      145mm 

      180mm 

      280mm 

      Code 
      H145 
      H180 
      H280 

      Stored material 

      Span 

      Single Side Loaded 

      Single Side Loaded 

      Single Side Loaded 

      Silage - 8T Tractor 

      4.500m 

      7.5m 

      7.6m 

      7.6m 

       5.000m

      5.6m

      7.6m

      7.6m

       5.500m

      4.2m

      6.6m

      7.6m

       6.000m

      3.2m

      5.2m

      7.6m

       

       

       

       

      Silage - 10T Tractor 

      4.500m 

      6.2m 

      7.6m 

      7.6m 

       5.000m

      4.6m

      7.0m

      7.6m

       5.500m

      3.3m

      5.4m

       7.6m 

       6.000m

      2.4m

      4.2m

      7.6m

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      Maximum Silage Storage Height for Vertical Panels with Standard reinforcing details

      Silage loading to BS5502 part 22 

      • Settled height no higher than top of wall
      • Maximum moisture content 80%
      • Effluent drain at base of wall
      • No impact between compacting vehicle and wall

       

      Section 

      145mm

      180mm 

      280mm 

      280mm

      Arrow 

      Code 

       VD145
      VD180 
      VD280 
      VDX280 
      AP200 

      Stored Material 

      Either Face 

      Either Face 

      Either Face 

      Either Face 

      Either Face 

      Silage 8T Tractor 

      3.0m 

      3.8m 

      4.4m 

      5.2m 

      3.6m 

      Silage 10T Tractor 

      2.8m 

      3.6m 

      4.2m 

      5.0m 

      3.0m 

       

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