Through-Voided Box Beams for Railway Bridge Construction

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Title: Through-Voided Box Beams for Railway Bridge Construction

Author(s): F.P. Drew and G.F. Leyh

Publication: Special Publication

Volume: 23

Issue:

Appears on pages(s): 39-54

Keywords: beams (structural); box beams; bridge decks; bridges (structures); concrete construction; cyclic loads; deflection; dynamic loads; lateral loads; loads (forces); moving loads; precast concrete; prestressed concrete; railroad bridges; railroads; research

Date: 1/1/1969

Abstract:
This paper outlines the advantages of through-voided box beam construction and describes the development and research which led to their first use on a railroad project.