Movable Bridge Engineering
Copyright © 2003 John Wiley & Sons, Inc.
Author(s): Terry L. Koglin
Published Online: 14 NOV 2007
Print ISBN: 9780471419600
Online ISBN: 9780470172902
About this Book
This new reference work addresses both the maintenance and the upkeep of existing movable bridges, as well as the complete design of new movable bridges. Comprehensive coverage is provided on engineering design and actual construction technology used in building all major types of bridges, including all structural issues and relevant mechanical and electrical systems used to make such bridges functional.
Includes coverage of vertical lift, swing, and bascule bridges for both highway and railway usage
Offers valuable guidance on operation, maintenance, inspection, and rehabilitation of moveable bridges