Unprecedented connections

Sound Transit's plan to operate light-rail vehicles on one of the longest floating bridges in the world has no precedent. But that did not stop an intrepid team of designers from developing and testing a novel system for ensuring the safe passage of light-rail vehicles across Lake Washington on the movable joints of the 5,700 ft long Homer M. Hadley Memorial Bridge.

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    • © 2014 American Society of Civil Engineers.
  • Authors:
    • Cooper, Thomas
    • Sleavin, John
    • Foan, Andy
    • Thonstad, Travis
  • Publication Date: 2014-3

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  • English

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  • Accession Number: 01528584
  • Record Type: Publication
  • Files: TRIS, ASCE
  • Created Date: Jun 17 2014 2:09PM