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

By Wai-Fah Chen,Lian Duan


Over one hundred forty specialists, 14 international locations, and 89 chapters are represented within the moment variation of the Bridge Engineering Handbook. This huge assortment highlights bridge engineering specimens from around the globe, includes targeted details on bridge engineering, and punctiliously explains the innovations and sensible functions surrounding the subject.

Published in 5 books: Fundamentals, Superstructure layout, Substructure layout, Seismic Design, and Construction and Maintenance, this new version offers quite a few worked-out examples that provide readers step by step layout systems, comprises contributions through major specialists from worldwide of their respective components of bridge engineering, includes 26 thoroughly new chapters, and updates so much different chapters. It bargains layout options, requirements, and perform, in addition to many of the sorts of bridges. The textual content contains over 2,500 tables, charts, illustrations and photographs. The ebook covers new, leading edge and standard tools and practices; explores rehabilitation, retrofit, and upkeep; and examines seismic layout and construction materials.

The 3rd booklet, Substructure Design, comprises eleven chapters addressing a number of the substructure components.

What’s New within the moment Edition:

• comprises new bankruptcy: Landslide threat evaluate and Mitigation

• Rewrites the Shallow origin chapter

• Rewrites the Geotechnical attention bankruptcy and retitles it as: flooring research

• Updates the Abutments and preserving constructions bankruptcy and divides it into chapters: Abutments and Earth preserving Structures

This textual content is a perfect reference for practising 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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