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Title Blast-resistant highway bridges : design and detailing guidelines / Eric B. Williamson [and others]
Published Washington, D.C. : Transportation Research Board, 2010
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Description 1 online resource (142 pages) : illustrations
Series NCHRP report, 0077-5614 ; 645
Report (National Cooperative Highway Research Program) ; 645
Contents Summary -- Introduction -- Research background -- Experimental program -- Analytical research program -- Observations and research findings -- Design and detailing guidelines -- Analysis guidelines -- Design examples -- Summary, conclusions, and recommendations -- References -- List of variables
Summary Explores code-ready language containing general design guidance and a simplified design procedure for blast-resistant reinforced concrete bridge columns. The report also examines the results of experimental blast tests and analytical research on reinforced concrete bridge columns designed to investigate the effectiveness of a variety of different design techniques
Notes "Research sponsored by the American Association of State Highway and Transportation Officials in cooperation with the Federal Highway Administration."
At head of title: National Cooperative Highway Research Program
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (pages 138-140)
Notes Performed under NCHRP project 12-72
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Subject Blast effect.
Bridges -- Security measures -- United States.
Bridges -- United States -- Safety measures.
Genre/Form Technical reports.
Form Electronic book
Author Williamson, Eric B., 1968-
American Association of State Highway and Transportation Officials.
National Cooperative Highway Research Program.
National Research Council (U.S.). Transportation Research Board.
LC no. 2009944223
ISBN 1621982440 (electronic bk.)
9781621982449 (electronic bk.)