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The International Concrete Abstracts Portal is an ACI led collaboration with leading technical organizations from within the international concrete industry and offers the most comprehensive collection of published concrete abstracts.
Title: Experiences From Fatigue and Rupture Tests on a Prestressed Concrete Bridge
Author(s): A. Rosli
Publication: Special Publication
Appears on pages(s): 601-624
Keywords: bridges (structures); concretes; continuity (structural); cracking (fracturing); crack propagation; cyclic loads; deflection; dynamic characteristics; failures; fatigue (materials); fatigue tests; live loads; load tests (structural); post-tensioning
Abstract:When a modern highway bridge, only five years old and 127 ft. long, was to be torn down to make way for a new express highway, the opportunity was taken to conduct on this structure extensive fatigue tests and a final static test up to failure and to investigate the propertites of the construction materials.
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