ALBERTA CUTS ERECTION TIME IN HALF BY PRECASTING PIER, DECK UNITS FOR BRIDGE

THIS REPORT OUTLINES THE USE OF PRECAST, PRESTRESSED COMPONENTS FOR PIER AND DECK CONSTRUCTION, FOR A 288-FT. LONG STRUCTURE /OVERPASS/ ON HIGHWAY 16 NEAR EDMONTON. ONSITE CONSTRUCTION TIME WAS REDUCED TO ABOUT HALF THAT OF CONVENTIONAL METHODS. COST WAS COMPARABLE WITH CONSTRUCTION OF STANDARD OVERPASS BRIDGES OF THE SAME SPAN RANGE. /CGRA/

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    • Vol 11, No 4, PP 4-5, 3 FIG, 3 PHOT
  • Authors:
    • Hayter, R
  • Publication Date: 1967-1

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  • Accession Number: 00208179
  • Record Type: Publication
  • Source Agency: CANADIAN GOOD ROADS ASSOCIATION
  • Files: TRIS
  • Created Date: Aug 11 1994 12:00AM