INVESTIGATION OF PRESTRESSED REINFORCED CONCRETE FOR HIGHWAY BRIDGES

THIS REPORT PROVIDES A GUIDE TO THE WORK ACCOMPLISHED IN THE COURSE OF AN EXTENSIVE RESEARCH PROJECT ON THE USE OF PRESTRESSED CONCRETE FOR HIGHWAY BRIDGES. THE PROJECT WAS ACTIVE OVER THE PERIOD 1951-1969. IT COVERED VARIOUS TOPICS RELATED TO FLEXURAL STRENGTH, SHEAR STRENGTH, TIME-DEPENDENT DEFORMATIONS, ANCHORAGE-ZONE STRESSES, AND BOND CHARACTERISTICS OF PRESTRESSED CONCRETE BEAMS. THE SCOPE OF THE ANALYTICAL AND EXPERIMENTAL INVESTIGATIONS IN EACH AREA IS OUTLINED. THE REPORT ALSO CONTAINS A LIST OF REFERENCES WHERE COMPLETE INFORMATION ON DIFFERENT PHASES OF THE INVESTIGATION CAN BE FOUND. /AUTHOR/

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  • Features: Figures; References;
  • Pagination: p. 29-36
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Filing Info

  • Accession Number: 00209768
  • Record Type: Publication
  • Files: TRIS, TRB
  • Created Date: Apr 2 1973 12:00AM