ABUTMENTS FOR SMALL HIGHWAY BRIDGES

THE APPLICABLE CHARACTERISTICS OF VARIOUS TYPES OF MASONRY (DRY AND MORTAR RUBBLE, ASHLAR, BRICK, MASS CONCRETE AND PRECAST UNITS), REINFORCED CONCRETE, CONCRETE AND STEEL SHEETING AND PILES, AND CRIBBING AND ARCH STRUCTURE MATERIALS ARE LISTED. SPECIFICATION REFERENCES, SPECIAL PRECAUTIONS, AND PRACTICAL RECOMMENDATIONS, AS WELL AS TYPICAL USES ARE DISCUSSED FOR EACH MATERIAL. GRAVITY WALLS, CRIBBING, COUNTERFORTED WALLS, CANTILEVER WALLS, SHEETING, OPEN FRAMES, HOLLOW BOXES, FILLED BOXES, ANCHORED BULKHEADS AND BRACED BULKHEADS ARE DESCRIBED. SPECIAL FORMULAS ARE DERIVED FOR THE UNUSUAL TYPES AND RECOMMENDATIONS MADE FOR DESIGN SOLUTIONS. /AUTHOR/

  • Supplemental Notes:
    • Vol 24, pp 332-348, 26 FIG, 1 APP; part of Report of Committee on Stress Distribution in Earth Masses
  • Authors:
    • FELD, J
    • Tschebotarioff, G P
  • Publication Date: 1945

Media Info

  • Monograph Title: Proceedings of the Twenty-Fourth Annual Meeting of the Highway Research Board (Unassembled)
  • Serial:

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Filing Info

  • Accession Number: 00233071
  • Record Type: Publication
  • Files: TRIS, TRB
  • Created Date: Sep 13 1971 12:00AM