Download PDF by Wai-Fah Chen,Lian Duan: Bridge Engineering Handbook, Second Edition: Superstructure

By Wai-Fah Chen,Lian Duan

ISBN-10: 1439852219

ISBN-13: 9781439852217

Over a hundred and forty specialists, 14 international locations, and 89 chapters are represented within the moment version of the Bridge Engineering Handbook. This vast assortment highlights bridge engineering specimens from worldwide, comprises exact details on bridge engineering, and carefully explains the options and functional purposes surrounding the subject.

Published in 5 books: Fundamentals, Superstructure layout, Substructure layout, Seismic Design, and Construction and Maintenance, this re-creation offers various worked-out examples that provide readers step by step layout techniques, contains contributions through major specialists from all over the world of their respective components of bridge engineering, comprises 26 thoroughly new chapters, and updates so much different chapters. It bargains layout thoughts, requirements, and perform, in addition to many of the different types of bridges. The textual content contains over 2,500 tables, charts, illustrations, and pictures. The e-book covers new, cutting edge and conventional equipment and practices; explores rehabilitation, retrofit, and upkeep; and examines seismic layout and construction materials.

The moment e-book, Superstructure Design, comprises 19 chapters, and covers details on easy methods to layout every kind of bridges.

What’s New within the moment Edition:

  • Includes new chapters: Extradosed Bridges and rigidity Ribbon Pedestrian Bridges

  • Updates the Prestressed Concrete Girder Bridges bankruptcy and rewrites it as chapters: Precast/Pretensioned Concrete Girder Bridges and Cast-In-Place Post-Tensioned Prestressed Concrete Girder Bridges

  • Expands the bankruptcy on Bridge Decks and method Slabs and divides it into chapters: Concrete Decks and technique Slabs

  • Rewrites seven chapters: Segmental Concrete Bridges, Composite metal I-Girder Bridges, Composite metal field Girder Bridges, Arch Bridges, Cable-Stayed Bridges, Orthotropic metal Decks, and Railings

This textual content is a perfect reference for working towards bridge engineers and specialists (design, building, maintenance), and will even be used as a reference for college kids in bridge engineering courses.

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