Bridge of Joigny

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Title: Bridge of Joigny

Author(s): Yves Malier, Didier Brazillier, and Stephane Roi

Publication: Concrete International

Volume: 13

Issue: 5

Appears on pages(s): 40-42

Keywords: bridges (structures); high-strength concretes; prestressed concrete; Construction

Date: 5/1/1991

Abstract:
The French Ministry of Public Works and the National Project on New Concretes team constructed an experimental prestressed bridge using high-strength concrete (60 MPa). Their goal was to prove high-strength structures could be built using local aggregates and ready-mixed concrete plants.