Publisher: ICE Publishing; 2nd Revised edition edition (June 30, 2011)
Format: PDF / Kindle / ePub
Size: 9.4 MB
Downloadable formats: PDF
Concrete is still the most typical fabric for bridge development world wide, and prestressed concrete is usually the fabric of selection. broadly illustrated all through, this worthwhile ebook brings jointly all facets of designing prestressed concrete bridge decks into one finished quantity. normal for bridges with spans among 25m and 450m, prestressed concrete bridges offer fiscal, sturdy and aesthetic strategies in such a lot events. This e-book basically explains the foundations at the back of the layout and development of prestressed concrete bridges and illustrates the interplay among the 2. the entire kinds of deck association and the development strategies used are coated. The layout facets, in addition to the overall research and layout method, of the differing kinds of deck are integrated with examples. distinctive descriptions of the prestressing elements and structures used also are given. the second one variation has been up-to-date for the circulation to Eurocodes and the content material improved in parts, equivalent to: the inspection, upkeep and demolition of prestressed concrete bridges; essential bridges; transitority works and building specifications.