Bridge foundations move

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Journal titleTransportation Research Record
Pages1721; # of pages: 5
Subjectbridges; foundations; performance; motion (kinematics); Bridges; Basements and foundations; pont; fondation (ouvrage); performance (rendement); mouvement (cinematique)
AbstractThe postconstruction performance of several hundred bridges in the United States and Canada was related to the measured movements of their foundations. The results, presented graphically, indicate the range of vertical and horizontal movements and consequently provide realistic information for the planning of remedial work and the practical design of new bridges. A classification of movements for bridge foundations is proposed.
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AffiliationNRC Institute for Research in Construction; National Research Council Canada
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NRC number17976
NPARC number20338187
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Record identifier30c069ba-74be-41ce-a6df-68c798d7fa8e
Record created2012-07-19
Record modified2016-05-09
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