Bridges and Transmission Line Structures

by Lambert Tall, (M.ASCE), School of Engrg., Florida International Univ., Miami, FL 33199,

American Society of Civil Engineers, New York, NY
978-0-87262-613-3 (ISBN-13) | 0-87262-613-X (ISBN-10), 1987, Soft Cover, Pg. ix, 501
22 cm
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Conference information: Sessions at Structures Congress '87 related to Bridges and Transmission Line Structures | Orlando, Florida, United States | August 17-20, 1987

Out of Print: Not available at ASCE Bookstore.

Document Type: Book - Proceedings


This volume on Bridges and Transmission Line Structures contains papers from ten sessions and one plenary session of the 1987 ASCE Structures Congress. Eight sessions cover bridges. A general session on various aspects of bridge design and safety is followed by separate sessions on steel bridges, concrete bridges, and long-span bridges. The plenary session on the dynamics of cable-stayed bridges is accompanied by separate sessions on the aerodynamics of bridges and the dynamic behavior of cable-stayed bridges. A separate session on timber bridges includes timber decks. The topics cover a broad range including LRFD bridge design, rehabilitation of bridges, design of bridge piers, wind-buffeting of bridges, wind-tunnel investigation of bridges, and ship collision criteria. Two sessions are concerned with transmission line structures, both loadings and design.

Subject Headings: Bridge design | Steel bridges | Maintenance and operation | Cable stayed bridges | Bridge management | Span bridges | Concrete bridges


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