USE OF PRESTRESSED CONCRETE FOR RAILWAY BRIDGES. EXPERIENCES IN FRANCE AND ABROAD

PONTS-RAILS EN BETON PRECONTRAINT. EXPERIENCES FRANCAISES ET ETRANGERES

Railway bridges built in prestressed concrete give rise to special problems: overloading, track-bridge interaction and effects on the static layout of the bridge and construction methods. This final study report describes a large number of important bridges built on French and foreign railways.

  • Corporate Authors:

    Paris Transport Authority

    53 Ter. Quai des Grands Augustins, P.O. Box 70-06
    75271 Paris,   France 

    Ecole Nationale des Ponts et Chausses

    28 rue des Saints-Peres
    75007 Paris,   France 
  • Authors:
    • Serre, P
  • Publication Date: 1977

Language

  • French

Media Info

  • Features: Photos; References;
  • Pagination: 2 p.

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Filing Info

  • Accession Number: 00170949
  • Record Type: Publication
  • Source Agency: International Union of Railways
  • Report/Paper Numbers: SNCF Cat. 53 N41
  • Files: TRIS
  • Created Date: Mar 14 1978 12:00AM