AUTHORITATIVE AND COMPREHENSIVE
The fully revised, restructured and updated second edition of the ICE Manual of Bridge Engineering has been written and edited by a team of leading experts and presents valuable contributions from across the field within a single resource. The second edition comprehensively addresses key topic within bridge engineering, from history and aesthetics to design, construction and maintenance issues.
This edition includes:
Practical how to approach
Significant new content added to build on bestselling first edition
Contributions from specialist authors with real world best-practice advice
ICE Manual of Bridge Engineering, second edition is the authoritative point of reference for practising civil and structural engineers in consulting firms and government agencies, bridge contractors, research institutes, universities and colleges in short, all practitioners involved in any aspect of the analysis, design, construction, repair, maintenance, and refurbishment of bridges.
The ICE manuals series will offer civil engineers the quickest route to the information they need, ultimately providing core knowledge for the profession within a single highly referenced resource. ICE manuals will be available both in print and online and will deliver a comprehensive, authoritative and accessible package for all those working in civil engineering.
The history and aesthetic development of bridges
Loads and load distribution
Seismic response and design
Design of reinforced concrete bridges
Design of prestressed concrete bridges
Design of steel bridges
Design of arch bridges
Aluminium in bridges
Cable stayed bridges
Advanced fibre polymer composite materials and their properties for bridge engineering
Advanced fibre polymer composite structural systems used in bridge engineering
Deterioration, investigation, monitoring and assessment
Inspection and assessment of bridges
Repair, strengthening and replacement