NOTES ON THE DESIGN AND APPLICATION OF BRIDGE BEARINGS MADE OF RUBBER WITH INSERTED STEEL REINFORCING PLATES

THE ADVANTAGES OF USING RUBBER BRIDGE BEARINGS AND THE DEVELOPMENT NEEDED FOR THEIR APPLICATION IN FUTURE BRIDGE DESIGNS IS DISCUSSED. DESIGN FORMULAE ARE PROPOSED FOR SELECTING BEARING DIMENSIONS TO SUIT ANY SPECIFIED DESIGN LOAD. THE NEED IS STRESSED FOR UNIFORM SPECIFICATIONS FOR THE PERFORMANCE OF RUBBER BEARINGS, CONDITIONS OF BEARING PLACEMENT, AND ADEQUATE ALLOWANCES FOR ROTATION. /TRRL/

  • Corporate Authors:

    Advanx Tyre & Rubber Co Pty Ltd /UK

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  • Authors:
    • Stranaghan, G
  • Publication Date: 1970-6

Media Info

  • Features: References;
  • Pagination: 7 p.

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Filing Info

  • Accession Number: 00210128
  • Record Type: Publication
  • Source Agency: Transport and Road Research Laboratory (TRRL)
  • Files: TRIS
  • Created Date: May 15 1973 12:00AM