Wai-Fah Chen, Lian Duan"Bridge Engineering Handbook"
Publisher: CRC | ISBN:0849374340 | Ed. 2000 | PDF | 2020 pages | language: english | 71,5 + 57 MB
An international team of experts has joined forces to produce the Bridge Engineering Handbook. They address all facets-the planning, design, inspection, construction, and maintenance of a variety of bridge structures-creating a must-have resource for every bridge engineer. This unique, comprehensive reference provides the means to review standard practices and keep abreast of new developments and state-of-the-art practices. Comprising 67 chapters in seven sections, the authors present: Fundamentals: Provides the basic concepts and theory of bridge engineering, Superstructure Design: Discusses all types of bridges, Substructure Design: Addresses columns, piers, abutments, and foundations, Seismic Design: Presents the latest in seismic bridge design, Construction and Maintenance: Focuses on the practical issues of bridge structures, Special Topics: Offers new and important information and unique solutions, Worldwide Practice: Summarizes bridge engineering practices around the world. Discover virtually all you need to know about any type of bridge…(continue reading)