bridge construction

Different types of methods for bridge construction

Bridges are a common feature of the built environment and one of the key elements of civil engineering. The basic principles of bridge design...

Performing Remaining-Life Analysis for Bridges & Infra

I am going to assume a few things here. You are an infrastructure asset owner or a chief/executive engineer or a minister. You were...
steel bridge structure

Steel bridge structure – advantages, elements and components

Steel bridges are widely used around the world in different structural forms with different span length, such as highway bridges, railway bridges, and footbridges....

Cable-stayed bridge- Advantages, types and design

A cable-stayed bridge has one or more towers (or pylons), from which cables support the bridge deck. Its distinctive features are the cables or...
bridge construction

Different types of materials used in Bridge Construction

The bridge industry is moving toward mechanized construction because this saves labour, shortens project duration and improves quality. This trend is evident in many...
steel concrete composite bridge

Advantages of Steel-Concrete Composite Bridges

Steel-concrete composite bridges are used as an alternative to concrete bridges because of their ability to adapt their geometry to design constraints and the...
institutional framework

Institutional Framework for Sustainable IBMS

IBMS (Indian Bridge Management System) was initiated by the Ministry of Road, Transport and Highways (MORTH) in 2015 initially for a 3-year time frame....

Implication of Financial Constraints on UBMS

In my first article "Significance of IBMS", I mentioned the findings of IBMS (Indian Bridge Management System) wherein we had identified 145 bridges to...

Bridge Repair System; From FRWD to RAFS

FRWD (First Repair Worst Defect) was conceptualized in the early nineties while we were working on Rehabilitation of housing societies in Mumbai. This concept...




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