Over 140 experts, 14 countries, and 89 chapters are represented in the second edition of the Bridge Engineering Handbook. This extensive collection highlights bridge engineering specimens from around the world, contains detailed information on bridge engineering, and thoroughly explains the concepts and practical applications surrounding the subject.
Published in five books: Fundamentals, Superstructure Design, Substructure Design, Seismic Design, and Construction and Maintenance, this new edition provides numerous worked-out examples that give readers step-by-step design procedures, includes contributions by leading experts from around the world in their respective areas of bridge engineering, contains 26 completely new chapters, and updates most other chapters. It offers design concepts, specifications, and practice, as well as the various types of bridges. The text includes over 2,500 tables, charts, illustrations, and photos. The book covers new, innovative and traditional methods and practices; explores rehabilitation, retrofit, and maintenance; and examines seismic design and building materials.
The second book, Superstructure Design, contains 19 chapters, and covers information on how to design all types of bridges.
What’s New in the Second Edition:
This text is an ideal reference for practicing bridge engineers and consultants (design, construction, maintenance), and can also be used as a reference for students in bridge engineering courses.
Precast/Pretensioned Concrete Girder Bridges
Jim Ma and Say-Gunn Low
Cast-In-Place Posttensioned Prestressed Concrete Girder Bridges
Lian Duan and Kang Chen
Segmental Concrete Bridges
Teddy S Theryo
Composite Steel I-Girder Bridges
Lian Duan, Yusuf Saleh, and Steve Altman
Composite Steel Box Girder Bridges
Kenneth Price and Tony Shkurti
Horizontally Curved Girder Bridges
Eric V Monzon, Ahmad M Itani, and Mark L Reno
Highway Truss Bridges
John M Kulicki
Atsushi Okukawa, Shuichi Suzuki, and Ikuo Harazaki
Tina Vejrum and Lars Lundorf Nielsen
Stress Ribbon Pedestrian Bridges
Michael J Abrahams, Scott Snelling, and Mark VanDeRee
M Myint Lwin
Orthotropic Steel Decks
Anand J Puppala, Bhaskar C S Chittoori, and Sireesh Saride
Ralph J Dornsife