NEW M180 TRENT BRIDGE IS "GLUED" WITH RESIN

This article describes the design and construction of the bridge over the Trent at the eastern end of the Sandtoft - Trent section of Motorway M180. The bridge has four continuous spans of twin balanced cantilever design, form of precast concrete segments. Joints between the segments are sealed with epoxy resin which is applied to the concrete before erection. A brief description of work progress is given. /TRRL/

  • Corporate Authors:

    IPC Building and Contract Journals Limited

    Surrey House, 1 Throwley Way
    Sutton, Surrey SM1 4QQ,   England 
  • Publication Date: 1978-8-3

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  • Accession Number: 00189593
  • Record Type: Publication
  • Source Agency: Transport and Road Research Laboratory (TRRL)
  • Files: ITRD, TRIS
  • Created Date: Apr 12 1979 12:00AM