Tag: bridges

19 Why are earthfills fully covered in concrete where they join bridges? 2015-04-02T12:53:56.237

18 What makes suspension bridges unsuitable for railways? 2015-02-03T23:43:30.253

17 Does a roadway bridge experience more load when vehicles are parked or when they are moving? 2015-02-17T14:47:53.910

13 How should the public raise questions about unsafe structures in the United States? 2015-02-26T15:06:37.470

12 Additional jacking force to overcome stiction/dry friction 2015-01-21T10:34:49.407

12 Are pontoon bridges being considered to extend bridge span? 2015-01-22T23:16:05.397

12 Derivation for bridge natural frequency estimate in Eurocodes 2015-01-23T13:38:05.777

12 Why would a bearing plate that further concentrates load onto small surface be used? 2016-06-07T13:42:18.907

11 How can large bridges be made resistant to earthquakes? 2016-02-23T01:51:29.803

10 Detailing Fixed Cotton Duck Bridge Bearings 2015-08-31T20:27:46.550

10 Determining the difference between US Bailey Bridge, UK Bailey Bridge, Mabey Compact 100 and Acrow 300 2016-07-05T21:10:10.850

9 How should a bridge deck closure pour be positioned? 2015-09-22T19:44:03.647

8 How accurately are moveable span bridges balanced? 2015-02-11T02:28:29.930

8 Can the structural integrity of bridges be measured in real-time for safety? 2015-03-01T19:20:06.230

8 Can nuts safely be removed from bolts where the threads have been intentionally damaged? 2015-03-11T21:51:51.500

8 What is the effect of end diaphragms on prestressed girder forces/deflections? 2015-09-01T20:43:17.637

7 Simple Finite Element Modeling of Wall Piers 2015-09-17T21:22:49.660

6 How are loads transferred to bearing piles in a wall pier? 2015-12-14T18:50:25.560

6 Why are concrete bridges more prevalent than steel bridges in the United States? 2016-01-19T19:45:21.547

5 Building a steel footbridge over a railway line and its catenary 2015-02-20T20:46:22.240

5 What is a Tibetan Style Bridge? 2015-08-10T12:25:25.637

5 Why is this box girder made of lattice on one side only? 2015-11-10T08:53:00.350

5 Derivation of the AASHTO formula of interior girder moment 2016-01-05T04:38:02.783

5 What is the theory behind Eurocode 1 - Part 2: Traffic loads on bridges? 2016-01-20T12:54:28.130

5 What kind of simplified structural system would a Leonardo bridge use? 2016-07-27T13:26:01.567

5 What is the deepest bridge pier in the world? 2018-01-21T12:56:51.393

4 Why design a cable stayed bridge with pylons inclined towards the obstacle being spanned? 2015-11-16T10:58:12.323

4 Strand layout in prestressed concrete girders: is a partially filled bottom row acceptable/advisable? 2016-01-19T19:30:09.347

4 Why would a column expand before accepting load through a narrow thunk? 2016-05-10T10:26:44.763

4 How and WHY does the tension in an arch dam or bridge change as the degree of curvature and radius of curvature change? 2017-02-26T01:27:21.390

3 How many units of HB are used for steel bridges? 2015-02-04T12:53:34.027

3 What is a good sensing element to monitor corrosion in a bridge structural health monitoring system? 2015-03-06T01:40:28.707

3 How do protective coatings affect the lifetime of bridges? 2015-06-27T23:22:44.917

3 Should long-term prestressed girder camber always be upward? 2015-08-19T14:28:27.930

3 Most efficient way to build a toothpick bridge 2016-02-20T02:19:39.323

3 How to obtain relative movement and rotation of bridge bearings? 2016-11-25T03:58:15.707

3 Is there a specific name for diagonally braced truss members like those on the Queensboro Bridge? 2017-05-05T04:23:18.187

2 Calculating Tie Rod Force in Bridge Abutment System 2016-02-05T18:38:05.453

2 Is it possible to apply different boundary conditions on the same model for different load cases? 2017-06-15T08:17:44.767

2 Did this artist take some licence with the Royal Albert Bridge - or has its appearance changed? 2017-12-07T22:43:49.893

1 What is the best way to model a beam and slab bridge? 2016-12-06T11:27:28.710

1 When should anti-bursting reinforcement be used? 2016-12-12T11:46:38.983

1 Light frame at tunnels and bridges 2017-12-08T11:55:07.883