NOTEWORTHY PRESTRESSED CONCRETE BRIDGES

BEMERKENSWERTE SPANNBETONBRUECKEN

REFERENCE IS MADE WITHIN A SPECIAL VOLUME "PRESTRESSED CONCRETE IN SWITZERLAND", PUBLISHED ON THE OCCASION OF THE 8TH INTERNATIONAL CONGRESS OF THE FEDERATION INTERNATIONALE DE LA PRECONTRAINTE (FIP) IN LONDON (30 APRIL - 5 MAY 1978) TO THE ADVANCED STATE OF DEVELOPMENT OF SWISS BRIDGE CONSTRUCTION USING PRESTRESSED CONCRETE. SPECIAL FEATURES ARE MENTIONED SUCH AS; THE TECHNIQUE OF PARTIAL PRESTRESSING, THE SUBSEQUENT INTRODUCTION OR THRUSTING IN OF CABLES AND THE USE OF LARGE POST-TENSIONED CABLES AND THESE ARE CONSIDERED WITH THE AID OF 8 EXAMPLES; UNICELLULAR HOLLOW BOX SECTIONS OVER SEVERAL BAYS AND AN ARCHED BRIDGE, WHICH WAS ERECTED AS A CANTILEVER WITH SKEWED GUYING. FURTHER CONTRIBUTIONS TO THIS VOLUME ARE CONCERNED WITH TALL BUILDINGS AND SPECIAL STRUCTURES, WITH SWISS PRESTRESSING RESEARCH ESTABLISHMENTS (ETH ZURICH, EPF LAUSANNE, FEDERAL TESTING INSTITUTE, SWISS ENGINEERS AND ARCHITECTS ASSOCIATION SIA) AND WITH LONG-TERM MEASUREMENTS OF PRESTRESSED CONCRETE BRIDGES (BIRKENMAIER,M, NEIL,H SIEGWERT,MR); TECHNICAL INVESTIGATIONS INTO THE MATERIALS AND ULTIMATE STRENGTH OF A 20 YEAR OLD, PRE-TENSIONED BRIDGE OVER THE ALTE GLATT NEAR ZURICH (WEBER,C).

Language

  • German

Media Info

  • Pagination: 236-44
  • Serial:
    • SCHWEIZ BAUZTG
    • Volume: 96
    • Issue Number: 14
    • Publisher: VERLAGS-AG DER AKADEMISCHEN TECHNISCHEN VEREINE
    • ISSN: 0036-7524

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Filing Info

  • Accession Number: 01288936
  • Record Type: Publication
  • Source Agency: Forschungsgesellschaft für Straßen- und Verkehrswesen (FGSV)
  • Files: ITRD
  • Created Date: Nov 21 2010 1:33AM