West Gate Bridge collapse – the story of the box girders

Author: S. Brady (Brady Heywood)

Date published

3 October 2016

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West Gate Bridge collapse – the story of the box girders

West Gate Bridge collapse – the story of the box girders
The Structural Engineer
Author

S. Brady (Brady Heywood)

Date published

3 October 2016

Author

S. Brady (Brady Heywood)

Price

Standard: £9 + VAT
Members/Subscribers: Free

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Sean Brady relates the failure of several box-girder bridges of the 1960s and 1970s and explains how these
led to new design rules and workmanship guidance.

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Format:
PDF
Pages:
3
Publisher:
The Institution of Structural Engineers

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Lessons from failure Professional Guidance Issue 10

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