Replacement Steel Bridges for Motorway Widening

by D. C. Iles, Steel Construction Inst, Ascot, United Kingdom,
G. W. Owens, Steel Construction Inst, Ascot, United Kingdom,
R. Narayanan, Steel Construction Inst, Ascot, United Kingdom,



Document Type: Proceeding Paper

Part of: Composite Construction in Steel and Concrete II

Abstract:

Case studies are presented of new applications of composite construction which offer speedy construction of replacement bridges over existing motorways. Spans of 45 m clear the widened carriageways without intermediate support. Construction methods are chosen to minimize delay to traffic.



Subject Headings: Infrastructure construction | Steel bridges | Construction methods | Highway bridges | Case studies | Composite construction | Traffic delay | Composite bridges

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