Bridge Decks: Maintenance and Repair


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Title: Bridge Decks: Maintenance and Repair

Author(s): Carl F. Stewart; Charles A. Kline; Jonathan R. Van Deever; Orrin Riley; W.T. McKeel, Jr. and S.S. Tyson

Publication: Journal Proceedings

Volume: 72

Issue: 12

Appears on pages(s): 685-713

Keywords: bleeding (concrete); bridge decks; concrete con-struction; concretes; consolidation; corrosion; cover; crack-ing (fracturing); curing; durability; finishing; formwork

Date: 12/1/1975

A collection of five papers relating to durability, maintenance, and repair of concrete highway bridge decks. These five papers were based on presentations at a symposium sponsored by ACI Committee 345, Concrete BridgeConstruction and Maintenance, at the 1974 Annual Con . vention in San Francisco. The subjects discussed include: design considerations inspection, preconstruction planning, falsework and form work, reinforcement, concrete materials and properties measuring and mixing, curing, postconstruction care, and use of overlays.