Title: Distribution of Longitudinal Horizontal Forces Among Bridge Supports
Author(s): A.A. Witecki and V.K. Raina
Publication: Symposium Paper
Appears on pages(s): 803-815
Keywords: bridge decks; bridge foundations; bridge piers; bridges (structures); continuity (structural); live loads; loads (forces); precast concrete; prestressed concrete; reinforced concrete; shear; stiffness; structural analysis; substructures
A method is presented for analysis of the distribution of longitudinal horizontal forces acting on the bridge superstructure and the effect on the bridge supports with respect to a point of zero-movement.