Light Weight Concrete Pavement On The San Francisco Oakland Bridge

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Title: Light Weight Concrete Pavement On The San Francisco Oakland Bridge

Author(s): Glen B. Woodruff

Publication: Journal Proceedings

Volume: 34

Issue: 1

Appears on pages(s): 225-240

Keywords: none

Date: 1/1/1938

Abstract:
Upper deck of the San Francisco-Oakland Bay Bridge, restricted to light traffic (H-IO loading) is made of lightweight gravelite slab to reduce dead load. Design of slab aggregate specifications, construction methods, and service record after a year of operation are discussed. Cost of materials is recorded and absence of cracks noted.