BRIDGE STRENGTHENING AND REHABILITATION

This book reviews the practice of bridge rehabilitation and bridge management systems in the USA. Chapters include: (1) the bridge program and bridge needs; (2) cost effectiveness analysis and service life estimates; (3) assessment of bridge deficiencies; (4) structural capacity analysis; (5) methods of strengthening existing bridges; (6) retrofit procedures and analysis; (7) general repair methods; (8) repair of superstructures; (9) repair of substructures; (10) rehabilitation of special bridges; (11) the replacement option; (12) bridge designs to reduce maintenance and repair needs; (13) traffic maintenance.

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    PRENTICE-HALL PTR

    UPPER SADDLE RIVER, NEW JERSEY  United States  07458
  • Authors:
    • Xanthakos, P P
  • Publication Date: 1996

Language

  • English

Media Info

  • Features: References;
  • Pagination: 966 p.

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Filing Info

  • Accession Number: 00720030
  • Record Type: Publication
  • Source Agency: Transport Research Laboratory
  • ISBN: 0-13-362716-0
  • Files: ITRD
  • Created Date: Apr 26 1996 12:00AM