Strain Measurements on the Temporary Road Deck for the Toronto Subway

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TypeTechnical Report
Series titleReport (National Research Council Canada. Division of Building Research); no. DBR-R-9
Physical description35 p.
AbstractThe Toronto Transportation Commission is constructing Canada's first subway. This great construction project cuts through the heart of downtown Toronto.Many problems were investigated and some major projects undertaken. This is the first of a number of reports which will record the results of these investigations. This paper deals with a study of the actual loads to which the temporary road deck structure was subjected and the corresponding actual stresses set up in the steel.
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PublisherNational Research Council Canada
AffiliationNRC Institute for Research in Construction; National Research Council Canada
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NRC numberNRC-IRC-8032
NPARC number20386636
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Record identifier546d5177-d1db-4694-81da-64174e7120c4
Record created2012-07-25
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