Difference Between One Way and Two Way Slab

One Way Slab
Two Way Slab
Longer span to shorter span equal to or more than 2. Longer span to shorter span equal to or less than 2.
The bending takes place in one direction only i.e. shorter span. The bending takes place in both directions.
Depth required is more. Depth required is less.
Main steel reinforcement is provided along shorter span. Main steel reinforcement is provided along both the spans.
Less economical as thickness is more and the amount of steel is also more. More economical as the thickness of slab is less and the amount of steel required is less.

 

Leave a Reply

Your email address will not be published.