INTERRELATION BETWEEN DESIGN AND METHODS OF CONSTRUCTION FOR VIADUCTS

IN THE INTRODUCTION, THE DIFFERENT ASPECTS TO BE CONSIDERED FOR THE DESIGN OF A BRIDGE ARE MENTIONED. THE FACTORS THAT CONTRIBUTED TO THE DEVELOPMENT OF THE TECHNIQUE OF BRIDGE-BUILDING DURING THE LAST FEW YEARS ARE DEALT WITH. IT IS SHOWN THAT EFFECTIVE BUILDING COSTS COULD BE LOWERED BY MEANS OF DIRECT COOPERATION OF THE STRUCTURAL ENGINEER WITH THE CONTRACTOR. THE MAIN SECTION DESCRIBES, WITH REFERENCE TO SEVERAL EXAMPLES, MODERN CONSTRUCTION METHODS AND RESULTING PROBLEMS THAT WILL BE DISCUSSED DURING THE CONGRESS. /TRRL/

  • Corporate Authors:

    Intl Assoc Bridge & Struct Eng /Switz

    /Ninth Congress
    ,   United States 

    International Association for Bridge and Structural Engineering

    ETH-Honggerberg, Wolfgang-Pauli-Strasse 15
    Zurich 8093,   Switzerland  CH-8093
  • Authors:
    • MENN, C
  • Publication Date: 0

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  • Accession Number: 00210219
  • Record Type: Publication
  • Source Agency: Transport and Road Research Laboratory (TRRL)
  • Report/Paper Numbers: Conf Paper
  • Files: TRIS
  • Created Date: Nov 14 1973 12:00AM