ANDARAX BRIDGE

PUENTE DE ANDARAX

THE CONSTRUCTION, CHARACTERISTICS OF ALIGNMENT AND THE PILED FOUNDATIONS OF THE ANDARAX BRIDGE ON THE LINARES-ALMERIA RAILWAY LINE ARE DESCRIBED. THE PROCESSES FOR THE CONTINUOUS BEAM CONSTRUCTION OF THE BRIDGE DECK ARE OUTLINED: LAUNCHED AND THRUST FROM THE BANK THROUGHOUT THE CONSTRUCTION PERIOD. ALL THE PROCESSES ARE DESCRIBED, DURING WHICH THE RATE OF PROGRESS WAS ONE SEGMENT PER WEEK. THIS PROCEDURE ALLOWED AN EXCELLENT ACCURACY IN CONSTRUCTION DEMONSTRATED BY THE STRAIGHTNESS OF THE EDGE OF THE COPING THROUGHOUT THE LENGTH OF THE DECK. PAPER PRESENTED TO THE SYMPOSIUM ON PRESTRESSED CONCRETE RAILWAY BRIDGES AT THE EDUARDO TORROJA INSTITUTE, MADRID, MAY 1975.

Language

  • Spanish

Media Info

  • Pagination: 53-8
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Filing Info

  • Accession Number: 01298593
  • Record Type: Publication
  • Source Agency: Institut Francais des Sciences et Technologies des Transports, de l'Aménagement et des Réseaux (IFSTTAR)
  • Files: ITRD
  • Created Date: Nov 21 2010 6:48AM