By Lian Duan,W.F. Chen
With chapters culled from the acclaimed Bridge Engineering guide, Bridge Engineering: Substructure layout makes a speciality of many of the elements comprising and affecting bridge substructures. those comprise bearings, piers and columns, towers, abutments and maintaining buildings, footings and foundations, and bridge hydraulics. for every part, the contributing writer addresses many of the forms of that part, discusses particular choice or layout standards, and offers thorough references. different proper themes studied during this quantity contain geotechnical issues, resembling box exploration options and placement characterization, and designing bridges to lessen the potential of and harm due to vessel collisions.
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Bridge Engineering: Substructure Design (Principles and Applications in Engineering) by Lian Duan,W.F. Chen