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- Taylor and Francis 2013; US$ 135.00
Bridges built in timber are enjoying a significant revival, both for pedestrian and light traffic and increasingly for heavier loadings and longer spans. Timber's high strength-to-weight ratio, combined with the ease and speed of construction inherent in the off-site prefabrication methods used, make a timber bridge a suitable option in many different... more...
- CRC Press 2014; US$ 119.95
Steel Bridge Construction Jackson Durkee Steel Bridge Fabrication Ronnie Medlock Concrete Bridge Construction Simon A Blank, Michael M Blank, and Hamid Kondazi Cable-Supported Bridge Construction Junfeng Shi, Tianqing Yu, Yaodong Liu, Yinghua Bai, and Rui Xiong Cable Force Adjustment and Construction Control Dajian Han... more...
- Elsevier Science 2005; US$ 265.00
The safety, maintenance and repair of bridges and buildings depend on effective inspection and monitoring techniques. These methods need to be able to identify problems often hidden within structures before they become serious. This important collection reviews key techniques and their applications to bridges, buildings and other civil structures.... more...
- Nomad Press 2012; US$ 12.99
Bridges and tunnels are lifelines. People have tackled seemingly insurmountable obstacles, including vast canyons and mountain ranges, to design and construct these amazing passageways. Bridges and Tunnels: Investigate Feats of Engineering invites children ages 9 and up to explore the innovation and physical science behind structures our world... more...
- CRC Press 2014; US$ 169.95
Introduction Structural Design Philosophies General Design Concepts Fundamentals of Structural Design Philosophies Limit States Design Philosophies LRFD Specifications for Highway Bridges Differences between Various Design Methods: Summary Historical Review of AASHTO Specifications for Highway Bridges AASHTO LRFD Highway Bridge Design... more...
- Elsevier Science 2014; US$ 150.00
In recent years, bridge engineers and researchers are increasingly turning to the finite element method for the design of Steel and Steel-Concrete Composite Bridges. However, the complexity of the method has made the transition slow. Based on twenty years of experience, Finite Element Analysis and Design of Steel and Steel-Concrete Composite Bridges... more...
- Elsevier Science 2014; US$ 120.00
The traveling public has no patience for prolonged, high cost construction projects. This puts highway construction contractors under intense pressure to minimize traffic disruptions and construction cost. Actively promoted by the Federal Highway Administration, there are hundreds of accelerated bridge construction (ABC) construction programs in the... more...
- Elsevier Science 2013; US$ 31.95
Model Analysis of Plane Structures deals with simple techniques of analysis plane structures with the aid of scale models. Model analysis of the kind considered herein is a means of replacing the numerical work of formal structural analysis by mechanical operations. It utilizes the same assumptions as formal analysis and offers nothing more in the... more...
- CRC Press 2003; US$ 159.95
With chapters culled from the acclaimed Bridge Engineering Handbook, this volume focuses on the various components comprising and affecting bridge substructures. These include bearings, piers and columns, towers, abutments and retaining structures, footings and foundations, and bridge hydraulics. For each component, the contributing author addresses... more...
- CRC Press 2008; US$ 172.95
Since the 1980s in Europe high-speed rail has emerged rapidly as a means of transportation, and in the upcoming years many more tunnel, bridge and other infrastructure projects will be developed across the continent. At the same time design concepts and technologies have improved and innovative structural ideas have appeared, since trains travelling... more...