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Guideway


Guideways refer to the elevated transit structures used to passenger vehicles in and through urban areas. Guideways often precast/prestressed or post-tensioned concrete members, which provide easier and more timely erection and provide stiff load-resisting elements to reduce deflections. Other demands include performance, cost, efficiency, the need for aesthetics, and minimum urban disruption during construction and operation, many of which are greater than those for most bridge structures. Within a modern transit guideway system, there is a high degree of repeatability of elements, straight and curved to provide the desired travel alignment.

JOURNAL Articles ON GUIDEWAY

Seismic Performance of Retrofitted Reinforced Concrete Bridge Pier

Publication: Structural Journal
Date: 11/1/2005

ACI Shear and Torsion Provisions for Prestressed Hollow Girders ,

Publication: Structural Journal
Date: 11/1/1997

Analysis and Design of Reinforced Concrete Guideway Structures

Publication: Journal Proceedings
Date: 9/1/1986

Mixed Torsion Analysis of Reinforced Concrete Channel Beams - A Fourier Series Approach

Publication: Journal Proceedings
Date: 9/1/1983

Development of Design Criteria for Transit Guideways

Publication: Journal Proceedings
Date: 9/1/1983

Behavior of Reinforced Concrete Horizontally Curved Beams

Publication: Journal Proceedings
Date: 4/1/1978

Creep and Shrinkage Data for Elevated Prestresses Concrete Guideways

Publication: Journal Proceedings
Date: 4/1/1978

Review of Guideway Design Criteria in Existing Transit System Codes

Publication: Journal Proceedings
Date: 4/1/1978

An Overview of Guideway Design

Publication: Journal Proceedings
Date: 3/1/1978

Metro Toronto Zoo Domain Ride

Publication: Journal Proceedings
Date: 3/1/1978

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Practice oriented papers and articles ON GUIDEWAY

Ensuring Electrical Isolation in Elevated Rail

Publication: Concrete International
Date: 2/1/2012

Seismic Design of The Getty Center Tram Guideway

Publication: Concrete International
Date: 1/1/1999

Developing Flying Surface Tolerance Requirements for an Air-Levitated Vehicle

Publication: Concrete International
Date: 7/1/1994

Review of Design Recommendations for Transit Guideways

Publication: Concrete International
Date: 10/1/1993

Shear Capacity of RC and PC Beams Using FRP Reinforcement

Publication: Special Publication
Date: 9/1/1993

Analysis and Design of Reinforced Concrete Guideway Structures

Publication: Concrete International
Date: 7/1/1987

Concrete in Transit Systems

Publication: Concrete International
Date: 7/1/1987

Design and Construction of the Vancouver SkyTrain

Publication: Special Publication
Date: 9/1/1986

Manufacture and Installation of Prestressed Concrete Guideway Beams for the Vancouver ALRT

Publication: Special Publication
Date: 9/1/1986

Shear and Torsion Design of Dade County Rapid Transit Aerial Guideways

Publication: Special Publication
Date: 9/1/1986

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