Construction of the Baytown Bridge, Houston

by Man-Chung Tang, Columbia Univ, New York, United States,



Document Type: Proceeding Paper

Part of: Structures Congress XII

Abstract:

Connecting Baytown and LaPorte, the Baytown Bridge is a twin structure with four traffic lanes each. Its structure is designed as a cable-stayed bridge with concrete towers and composite girders. The software TANGO was used for all construction engineering analysis and aerodynamic investigations of this bridge.



Subject Headings: Infrastructure construction | Cable stayed bridges | Bridge towers | Girder bridges | Cables | Highway bridges | Bridge design | Bridge tests | Texas | United States

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