Title: Elevated-Railroad Concrete Bridges on Soft Strata
Author(s): Yoshiji Matsumoto
Publication: Symposium Paper
Appears on pages(s): 755-762
Keywords: bending moments; bridge bearings; bridge foundations; bridge piers; bridges (structures); concrete piles; continuity (structural); deflection; earthquake resistant construction; lateral loads; peat; piles and pile driving; precast concrete
This paper describes a study on an elevated-railway reinforced concrete bridge constructed on slender piles driven through soft upper strata to bearing on a hard substratum.