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Bridge foundations and substructures

Edmund C. Hambly

Bridge foundations and substructures

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Published by H.M. Stationery Off. in London .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Bridges -- Foundations and piers.

  • Edition Notes

    Bibliography: p. vi.

    Statement... prepared for the Building Research Establishment by Edmund C. Hambly.
    SeriesBuilding Research Establishment Report, Building Research Establishment report.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsTG320 .H35
    The Physical Object
    Paginationviii, 93 p. :
    Number of Pages93
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL4204077M
    ISBN 100116707615
    LC Control Number80483254

      He currently serves as a Professor at the University of Roorkee. The book reviews the engineering properties of soil, principles of soil exploration and limit state design, general design principles analysis and design of substructures by swami saran foundations and earth pressures.   TxDOT bridge substructures are supported by a variety of methods. The most common are: The purpose of this document is to provide guidance on the use of steel piling for bridge foundations. Additional background information on current design and specification the new Specifications Book to capture the relative bids of piling when File Size: KB. Accelerated bridge construction (ABC) has grown significantly in the last decade as an efficient method to rebuild bridges in the highway network. This method uses modern approaches in design, construction, and materials to reduce disruptions to traffic due to bridge construction. In some cases, it is required to construct a new substructure beneath/within an existing bridge. Load and Resistance Factor Design (LRFD) for Highway Bridge Substructures FHWA HI May For many years, engineers have designed foundations, walls and culverts for highway and other applications using allowable stress design (ASD) methods.

    The most current book based on AASHTO's LRFW specification which is now being applied to bridge superstructures, substructures and foundations; Covers current programs for inventorying existing bridges and highways, such as the National Bridge Inventory.


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In the Bridges and Structures Bureau, the design of typical highway bridge substructures proceeds from preliminary to final design units. The Preliminary Bridge Design Unit selects the abutment, pier, and foundation type based on bridge site information and criteria stated in Bridge Design Manual Section 3, Preliminary Design.

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Methods for Strengthening Substructures. Replacement and Repair Methods. Repair and Methods to Arrest Concrete Deterioration Below the Water Line.

Example of Inspection Guidelines: Assessment of Underwater Concrete. Example of Structural Capacity Analysis. Example of Bridge Rehabilitation. References. Index. (source: Nielsen Book Data) Summary. Helps engineers optimize both structural reliability and economy by presenting both traditional allowable stress design concepts and newer, statistically-based load and resistance factor methodologies.

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book conforms to the latest edition () of the standard American Association of State Highway and Transportation Officials (AASHTO) Bridge Specifications, and the LRFD Bridge Design Specifications. presents criteria for selecting substructure and foundation types according to functions, structural requirements and cost.

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