4. Deck (Stiffening Girder)

  1. Niels J. Gimsing and
  2. Christos T. Georgakis

Published Online: 14 NOV 2011

DOI: 10.1002/9781119978237.ch4

Cable Supported Bridges: Concept and Design, Third Edition

Cable Supported Bridges: Concept and Design, Third Edition

How to Cite

Gimsing, N. J. and Georgakis, C. T. (2011) Deck (Stiffening Girder), in Cable Supported Bridges: Concept and Design, Third Edition, John Wiley & Sons, Ltd, Chichester, UK. doi: 10.1002/9781119978237.ch4

Author Information

  1. Department of Civil Engineering, Technical University of Denmark, Denmark

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 14 NOV 2011
  2. Published Print: 23 DEC 2011

ISBN Information

Print ISBN: 9780470666289

Online ISBN: 9781119978237

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Keywords:

  • deck (stiffening girder);
  • total traffic load on deck;
  • vertical cable planes;
  • self anchored cable stayed bridge;
  • flexural stiffness;
  • dead load moments, three-span girder;
  • dead load moments distribution;
  • Hong Kong SAR, Tsing Lung Bridge;
  • partial earth anchoring;
  • earth anchored suspension bridge

Summary

This chapter contains sections titled:

  • Action of the Deck

  • Supporting Conditions

  • Distribution of Dead Load Moments

  • Cross Section

  • Partial Earth Anchoring