By Rui Calcada,Raimundo Delgado,António Campos e Matos
Since the Eighties in Europe high-speed rail has emerged swiftly as a method of transportation, and within the upcoming years many extra tunnel, bridge and different infrastructure tasks may be constructed around the continent. whilst layout recommendations and applied sciences have enhanced and cutting edge structural principles have seemed, in view that trains traveling at excessive velocity produce new and previously unknown results on constructions equivalent to bridges.
Bridges for High-Speed Railways is a set of papers from best specialists during this box. factor addressed include:
– metal and composite bridges for high-speed railways;
– eu criteria for high-speed railway bridges;
– Prestressed concrete high-speed railway bridges;
– Bridge-vehicles dynamic interaction;
– Seismic layout of buildings for high-speed railways;
– Codes and dynamic research;
– building, tracking, upkeep and repair.
Bridges for High-Speed Railways offers a important resource of reference for bridge designers, experts, infrastructure vendors, regulatory experts, development businesses, researchers, lecturers and scholars concerned with structural engineering tasks for high-speed railways.
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Bridges for High-Speed Railways: Revised Papers from the Workshop, Porto, Portugal, 3 - 4 June 2004 by Rui Calcada,Raimundo Delgado,António Campos e Matos