WIND RESISTANT DESIGN MANUAL FOR HIGHWAY BRIDGE

THIS PAPER REVIEWS THE 'WIND RESISTANT DESIGN MANUAL FOR HIGHWAY BRIDGE IN JAPAN', PUBLISHED IN 1991. BEFORE PUBLICATION OF THE MANUAL, THERE WAS NO AUTHORISED WIND RESISTANT DESIGN MANUAL WHICH CAN BE APPLIED COVERING MOST KINDS OF HIGHWAY BRIDGES. THE PAPER SUMMARISES THE STRUCTURE OF THE MANUAL, THE PROCEDURE TO DECIDE THE DESIGN WIND VELOCITY, AND THE PREDICTION AND EVALUATION OF WIND INDUCED VIBRATION. THIS REPORT DISCUSSES THE PRACTICAL APPLICATION OF THE MANUAL.

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  • Accession Number: 00729052
  • Record Type: Publication
  • Source Agency: Public Works Research Institute
  • ISBN: 0-87262-910-4
  • Files: ITRD
  • Created Date: Dec 12 1996 12:00AM