The Lemolo No. 1 Rockfill Dam
It is 120 ft high with 775 ft crest length; construction is of deck type with reinforced concrete deck; dam is of interest primarily because its north abutment was founded on soil consisting...

Cold-Formed Light-Gage Steel Construction
Structural members, panels, and decks cold-formed from sheet or strip steel have gained wide acceptance in building construction. The paper reviews some of the peculiarities of the design...

Montgomery Dam - Rock Fill with Asphaltic Concrete Deck
Dam in Colorado represents new concept in dam engineering; various aspects of design and of construction, especially as regards asphaltic concrete deck....

Rockfill Dams: Review and Statistics
This paper reviews present practices. It develops a definition, classification and terminology for such dams and for those using earth in addition to rock fill. It discusses the advantages...

Analysis of Open-Spandrel Arches
Mathematical solution for arch as monolithic structure assuming full continuity between arch rib, spandrel columns and deck; solution based on principle of balancing panel moments by imposing...

Design Features of Lower Deck of George Washington Bridge
Design will incorporate six lanes of vehicular traffic with provisions for converting two center lanes to two rapid transit tracks if that should become necessary; paper discusses design...

Closure to "Distribution of Loads on Bridge Decks by A.M. Lount"
Part of a series of papers on the factors which determine wind forces, this paper focuses on the nature and velocity of the wind that acts to cause normal, vertical, and longitudinal forces....

Load Distribution in Highway Bridge Decks
Method for calculating distribution of longitudinal moments, deflections, etc, based on assumption that transverse system can be replaced by uniform medium of same total flexural rigidity;...

Distribution of Loads on Bridge Decks
Developments in computation techniques as applied to determination of load distribution between longitudinal members of bridges; action of diaphragms, their beneficial effects and economy...

The Load Distribution in Highway Bridge Decks
Method for calculating distribution of longitudinal moments, deflections, etc, based on assumption that transverse system can be replaced by uniform medium of same total flexural rigidity;...