Philosophy, design and construction of the Greensborough footbridge

The Greensborough footbridge, Melbourne, constructed in 1975 is a three pinned arch, laminated pine, CCA preservative treated structure spanning 50 metres between abutment pins. This type of structure could be adapted to pedestrian road overpasses with substantial cost savings (a).


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Media Info

  • Pagination: 89-93
  • Monograph Title: Engineering Conference 1980, Adelaide, 14-18 April 1980; Engineering in the 80's; conference papers, supplement and plenary sessions papers
  • Serial:
    • Issue Number: 80/2

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Filing Info

  • Accession Number: 01438930
  • Record Type: Publication
  • Source Agency: ARRB
  • ISBN: 0858251248
  • Files: ATRI
  • Created Date: Aug 24 2012 9:55PM