Bubble Deck Slab System: A Review on the Design and Performance





Bubble deck slab, Biaxial slab, Voided slab, Hollow recycled plastic balls, Reinforced concrete slab


The conventional floor slab has few drawbacks of giving little structural support and posing a large amount of self-weight to a building. Therefore, bubble deck slab system is introduced to tackle these limitations. This paper aims to provide a comprehensive review of the bubble deck slab system on its design and performance. A systematic literature review was conducted in this paper based on the selected journal and articles through the database search engine. The findings will better understand the feasibility of the bubble deck slab system and its potential as a viable replacement for the conventional floor slabs.


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Author Biographies

Zalena Abdul Aziz, Universiti Sains Malaysia

Lecturer, School of Housing, Building and Planning

Lek Heng Chan, Universiti Sains Malaysia

Postgraduate student, School of Housing, Building and Planning


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How to Cite

Aziz, Z. A., & Chan, L. H. (2021). Bubble Deck Slab System: A Review on the Design and Performance . International Journal for Innovation Education and Research, 9(9), 575–588. https://doi.org/10.31686/ijier.vol9.iss9.3397