REPAIR AND STRENGTHENING OF TIMBER BRIDGES

In contents list this paper (paper 4) is listed as "repair and strengthening of timber trusses". Despite a constant and continuing program of replacement of timber bridges throughout N.S.W., large numbers of these structures must still remain in service, particularly those located on less trafficked roads, for many years to come. The paper presents a brief outline of some of the maintenance procedures adopted by the Department of Main Roads in N.S.W. To repair and strengthen timber bridges, in particular, timber truss bridges. (TRRL)

  • Supplemental Notes:
    • Proceedings from the NAASRA Bridge Maintenance Seminar, Sydney, September 1979.
  • Corporate Authors:

    New South Wales Department of Main Roads,Australia

    309 Castlereagh Street
    Sydney, New South Wales 2000,   Australia 
  • Authors:
    • Fraser, U D
    • Ho, W K
  • Publication Date: 1979-9

Media Info

  • Features: Figures; Tables;
  • Pagination: 45 p.

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Filing Info

  • Accession Number: 00310055
  • Record Type: Publication
  • Source Agency: ARRB Group Limited
  • Report/Paper Numbers: Proceeding
  • Files: ITRD, TRIS, ATRI
  • Created Date: Jun 26 1980 12:00AM