Steel-concrete Composite Bridges

Online Shop | Books for your Business | Construction Books etc | ICE Publishing | Structures and Buildings |  Steel-concrete Composite Bridges

Steel-concrete Composite Bridges

Free UK delivery on Steel-concrete Composite Bridges

In Hardback Format
Steel-concrete Composite Bridges

£72.00
 RRP: £80.00
You save £8.00 (10.0%)
ISBN
9780727758101
Author
David Collings
Published by
ICE Publishing
Publication Date
23 August 2013
Edition
2nd Edition
Format
Hardback
Extent
270 pages
Dimensions
189 x 246 mm

Steel-concrete Composite Bridges is an essential guide to the latest methods in the design and construction of steel-concrete composite bridges. Containing precise data, in-depth examples and numerous illustrations, the second edition offers guidance from the first step in bridge design through to the construction process.

From their historic roots in post-Industrial Revolution Britain through to their modern-day use in the fast-moving and technologically changing Asian landscape, David Collings uses numerous examples from his own experience to examine how bridges can be designed and constructed to Eurocode standards using basic concepts.

Steel-concrete Composite Bridges also covers simple beam bridges, integral bridges, continuous bridges, viaducts, haunches and double composite action, box girders, trusses, arches, cable-stayed bridges, prestressed steel-concrete composite bridges and life cycle considerations, as well as a new section on environmental issues.

The second edition includes
  • in-depth coverage of Eurocodes, their implementation and effect on new bridge-design techniques and a comparison with other international codes
  • examples of ways in which theory can be combined with the practical implications of bridge construction, enabling the reader to put design concepts into practice
  • comparisons of composite bridges with other types of bridges, particularly concrete structures
  • an evaluation of environmental issues surrounding steel-concrete composite bridges and ways in which their carbon footprint can be lowered at the design stage.
  • !!<Steel-concrete Composite Bridges is a valuable tool for readers with an interest in the building as well as the design of bridges, providing a deeper understanding of the methods used and how they are verified against design codes.  
  • Introduction
  • General concepts
  • Simple beam bridges
  • Integral bridges
  • Continuous bridges
  • Viaducts
  • Haunches and double composite action
  • Box girders
  • Trusses
  • Arches
  • Cable-stayed bridges
  • Prestressed steelconcrete composites
  • Assessment of composite bridges
  • Appendix A: Approximate methods
  • Appendix B: Calculation of elastic section properties
  • Appendix C: Section properties for the examples
  • Appendix D: Calculation of plastic section properties for steelconcrete composite sections
  • Appendix E: Calculation of torsional properties for steelconcrete composite sections
  • Appendix F: Calculation of elastic section properties for double-composite sections
  • Appendix G: Momentaxial load interaction for compact steelconcrete


Online Shop | Books for your Business | Construction Books etc | ICE Publishing | Structures and Buildings |  Steel-concrete Composite Bridges

Civil Service Yearbook
The new Civil Service Yearbook 53rd Edition - Pre-order now.
Civil Service Yearbook 52nd Edition available now
Buy The Civil Service Yearbook
IMDG Code
2014 Edition
The new IMDG Code is in stock now.
IMDG Code 2014 available now
Buy The IMDG code
New Products

The Report of the Iraq Inquiry

Police Workforce, England and Wales, 30 September 2016

European Pharmacopoeia 9th Edition Book Subscription 2017 (9.0, 9.1 and 9.2)

Fire Statistics: Great Britain, 2014-2015

Non-domestic rating: Business Floorspace 2016

The Annual Abstract of Statistics for Benefits, and Indices of Prices and Earnings 2016 Edition

Annual Bus Statistics Light Rail and Tram Statistics Blue Badge Scheme Statistics 2015/16

Bookmark us via QR code
Worldwide Delivery
Secure Payment
Secure Payment
Best Sellers

UN ADR 2017 (Books) Two Volume Set

Dorema U-tabs for ADR/RID 2017

IMDG Code 2016 Edition (inc Amdt 38-16) Book (2 vols)

HSE Approved Codes of Practice - Six Pack (6 Pack) Pack of 6 Books

IMDG Code 2014 Edition (inc Amdt 37-14) Book (2 vols)