Composite Slabs and Beams using Steel Decking: Best Practice for
SCI Publication No. P300. composite Slabs and Beams using. Steel decking: Best Practice for design and. Construction. (Revised Edition). J W Rackham BSc (Build Eng), MSc, DIC, PhD, CEng, MICE. G H Couchman MA, PhD, CEng, MICE .. Position floor deck edge trims and end closures and fix to steelwork. Fix shear connectors, if any. Are props required prior to casting slab? Fix reinforcement. Form slab construction joints. Place concrete. Prepare slab surface. Install props.