A Simplified Design of Composite Bridge Stringers

by J.C. Hacker,


Serial Information: Journal of the Structural Division, 1957, Vol. 83, Issue 6, Pg. 1-6


Document Type: Journal Paper

Abstract:

Equations for approximate direct design of balanced composite steel stringers for ordinary highway bridges are presented; empirical factor for ratio of steel flange areas is used, and derivation and simplifying assumptions are outlined; numerical examples for three basic types of steel stringers are worked out, illustrating practical applications of equations.



Subject Headings: Steel bridges | Bridge design | Highway and road design | Highway bridges | Composite bridges | Empirical equations | Flanges | Numerical methods

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