Accession Number : AD0699233

Title :   DESIGN AND CONSTRUCTION OF THE WEI-RIVER BRIDGE IN WU-LING. A HINGED TEE RIGID-STRUCTURE BRIDGE OF BUILT-UP PRESTRESSED REINFORCED CONCRETE CANTILEVERS.

Corporate Author : FOREIGN TECHNOLOGY DIV WRIGHT-PATTERSON AFB OHIO

Report Date : 08 AUG 1969

Pagination or Media Count : 41

Abstract : A report is given on the design and construction of the Wei River bridge at Wu-ling, Honan. This bridge is built with prestressed reinforced concrete. It has three spans: the middle span is 50 meters, and the two side spans are 25 meters each. The total length is 105.2 meters. The paper provides extensive data on design, selection of material, construction sequences, and construction techniques.

Descriptors :   (*BRIDGES, *RAILROADS), (*CONSTRUCTION, BRIDGES), DESIGN, CANTILEVER BEAMS, REINFORCED CONCRETE, SUPPORTS, PAVEMENTS, WIRE, CORDAGE, ANCHORS(STRUCTURAL), STRUCTURAL PROPERTIES, HOISTS, MANUFACTURING, ASSEMBLY, CHINA

Subject Categories : Civil Engineering

Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE