Three-Span Continuous Prestressed Concrete Bridge Constructed of Precast Units in Cantilever Construction

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Title: Three-Span Continuous Prestressed Concrete Bridge Constructed of Precast Units in Cantilever Construction

Author(s): Arne Lundgren and Frode Hansen

Publication: Special Publication

Volume: 23

Issue:

Appears on pages(s): 665-680

Keywords: box beams; bridge piers; bridges (structures); cantilever bridges; concrete construction; continuity (structural); deflection; girders; influence lines; moments; precast concrete; prestressed concrete; prestressing; shear; stresses; structural design

Date: 1/1/1969

Abstract:
A curved three-span bridge across the Taf Fawr valley in Wales, 100 ft above river level, is 470 ft long, with a 216-ft center span.