7. Erection

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

Published Online: 14 NOV 2011

DOI: 10.1002/9781119978237.ch7

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) Erection, in Cable Supported Bridges: Concept and Design, Third Edition, John Wiley & Sons, Ltd, Chichester, UK. doi: 10.1002/9781119978237.ch7

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:

  • erection;
  • cable supported bridge design;
  • self anchored systems;
  • deck, cable erection;
  • pylon construction;
  • Japanese suspension bridges and PPWS;
  • controlled-tension method;
  • deck erection;
  • earth anchored suspension bridge

Summary

This chapter contains sections titled:

  • Introduction

  • Construction of Pylons

  • Erection of Suspension Bridge Main Cables

  • Erection of Stay Cables

  • Deck Erection - Earth Anchored Suspension Bridges

  • Deck Erection - Self Anchored Cable Stayed Bridges