Title: A Special Scarf Connection for Segmentally Constructed Composite Prestressed Concrete Bridges
Author(s): Alfred Bishara
Publication: Symposium Paper
Appears on pages(s): 805-817
Keywords: beams (supports); bridges (structural); composite construction (concrete to concrete); connections; continuity (structural); cracking (fracturing); epoxy resins; girders; mortars (materials); precast concrete; prestressed cocnrete; scarf connection
A scarf connection suitable for realizing continuity between precast prestressed segments at points of inflection in composite prestressed concrete bridges is described.