Cable-stayed Bridges

Cable-stayed Bridges

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The book provides a reference work for potential cable-stayed bridge designers. There is guidance on subjects from geometry and choice of materials to checking the physiological effects of vibration.show more

Product details

  • Hardback | 208 pages
  • 230 x 300mm
  • ICE Publishing
  • Thomas Telford Ltd
  • London, United Kingdom
  • French
  • 347ill.
  • 0727713213
  • 9780727713216

Table of contents

Historical review; general design; layout of cable stays; deck; pylons; parametric study; influence of stay layout; influence of desk inertia; influence of connections between pylons and deck; stay technology; cables; anchorages; protection of cables; static design; loads; idealization of the structure; stays; pylons; design of the deck; erection; dynamic analysis; natural frequencies and principal modes of vibration; aerodynamic behaviour; physiological effects of vibration; seismic behaviour; practical examples; examples of small and medium-span cable stayed bridges; pedestrian footbridges; road bridges; railway bridges; aqueducts, canal bridges and pipe-bridges; appendix; test of a scale model of a cable stayed concrete bridge with a slender deck; description of the model; description of the test; results.show more