Down to earth

This article explains how partially earth-anchored cable-stayed bridges could become competitive with suspension bridges at longer lengths. Even though suspension bridges are the proven technology and more economical for longer spans, cable-stayed bridges can offer significant benefits in terms of the presence of multiple load paths, as well ease of maintenance. Design details that would prove this idea are presented here.

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  • Authors:
    • Kite, Steve
    • Carter, Matt
    • Yeung, Ngai
    • Noh, Jung-hwi
    • Lee, Sang-Hoon
    • Hong, Young-Jun
  • Publication Date: 2013-8

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  • English

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  • Accession Number: 01496217
  • Record Type: Publication
  • Files: TRIS
  • Created Date: Oct 7 2013 10:59AM