ICES-BRIDGE DESIGN SYSTEM-CONCEPTS

THIS REPORT PRESENTS AN APPROACH TO ALL PHASES OF A BRIDGE DESIGN SYSTEM, INVOLVING THE USE OF THE COMPUTER. IT ILLUSTRATES THE FEATURES APPLICABLE TO THE DEVELOPMENT AND USE OF THE ICES - BRIDGE DESIGN SYSTEM. AN ENGINEERS COMMUNUCATION WITH THE BRIDGE DESIGN SYSTEM IS A PROBLEM- ORIENTED LANGUAGE. THE LANGUAGE STRUCTURE IS ORIENTED TO THOSE SEQUENTIAL STEPS REQUIRED TO COMPLETE A BRIDGE DESIGN PROJECT. EXAMPLES ARE GIVEN, ILLUSTRATING THE FORM OF THE LANGUAGE. THE PROCEDURES FOR FORMING A BRIDGE PROGRAM BLOCK, AND ADDING IT TO THE DESIGN SYSTEM ARE PRESENTED. /BPR/

  • Supplemental Notes:
    • Hpr-1/1/, BPR-R-10
  • Corporate Authors:

    Massachusetts Institute of Technology

    Department of Civil Engineering, 77 Massachusetts Avenue
    Cambridge, MA  USA  02139

    Massachusetts Department of Public Works

    100 Nashua Street
    Boston, MA  USA  02114
  • Authors:
    • Albertson, L C
  • Publication Date: 1967-8

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Filing Info

  • Accession Number: 00207852
  • Record Type: Publication
  • Source Agency: Bureau of Public Roads /US
  • Files: TRIS
  • Created Date: Jan 16 1994 12:00AM