L'Original Bridge Demolition

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DOIResolve DOI: http://doi.org/10.4224/20338119
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TypeTechnical Report
Series titleInternal Report (National Research Council Canada. Division of Building Research); no. DBR-IR-312
Physical description14 p.
AbstractAt L'Original near Hawkesbury, Ontario, the Department of Highways of Ontario planned to demolish a disused highway bridge. The method of demolition was to use explosives to shatter the columns of the bridge causing the bridge deck to fall as a unit to the ground. As this bridge was in the country, well away from built-up areas, it was ideally suited for explosive test procedures.
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PublisherNational Research Council Canada
AffiliationNational Research Council Canada
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NRC numberNRC-IRC-7494
NPARC number20338119
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Record created2012-07-19
Record modified2017-06-29
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