Title: Through-Voided Box Beams for Railway Bridge Construction
Author(s): F.P. Drew and G.F. Leyh
Publication: Symposium Paper
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
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.