By Christian Menn (auth.), Çetin Yilmaz, S. Tanvir Wasti (eds.)

The complaints of the NATO complex research Institute on research and layout of Bridges held at ~e§me, lzmir, Turkey from 28 June 1982 to nine July 1982 are inside the current quantity. The complicated examine Institute was once attended by means of 37 academics and contributors from 10 various international locations. The Organizing Committee consisted of Professors P. Gtilkan, A. C. Scordelis, S. T. Wasti and nine. Yl. lmaz. the tips set through NATO for the complicated research Institute require it to serve not just as an effective discussion board for the dissemination of accessible complicated wisdom to a specific crew of certified humans but additionally as a platform for the exploration of destiny study percentages within the medical or engineering parts involved. the most subject matters coated by way of the current complicated research Institute have been the mathematical modelling of bridges for greater research and the medical evaluate of bridge behaviour for the advent of more suitable layout tactics. it's been our statement that as a result of variety and intensity of the lectures awarded and the numerous casual discussions that happened, rules grew to become fissile, the stimulus by no means flagged and plenty of gaps within the engineering wisdom of the members have been "bridged". the following we relatively desire to point out that necessary casual presenta­ tions of study paintings have been made in the course of the process the Institute by means of Drs. Friedrich, Karaesmen, Lamas and Parker.

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12 Fan-shaped arrangement. anchorages of cables at tower distributed above the tower top. For replaceable cables it proved to be simpler to have the anchorages of the cables distributed vertically over a certain length of the tower. This results in a cable configuration as shown in Fig. 12. The length of this distribution of the anchorages can also be larger but then bending moments in the tower leg are caused by differences in the horizontal components of the cable forces due to certain live load positions.

Tell -' lrom BOVAS -' « f- 400 a f- o DEFLECTION AT SECTION A-A (mm) Fig. 3 Load versus Deflection Curve this bridge testing and analysis can be found in reference 2. The load levels given above are above the practical limits. If the analysis includes the residual stresses (results of which will not be presented herein), there may be a 20-30% decrease in the load levels that will cause yielding in the girders. It should be recalled that there are substantial stress concentrations in the steel connection details, causing grave concern for the initiation of the fatigue crack growth.

The anchor chamber in the tower head must be sufficiently large to handle the equipment which is needed for this work. The horizontal tensile force, which results from two opposite anchor forces, is counteracted by horizontal prestressing tendons just outside the anchor chamber, which keep the concrete of the tower head under horizontal compression. 10 The cables and their anchorage The cables are the most important members of this system, they must, therefore, be safe against fatigue and corrosion.

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Analysis and Design of Bridges by Christian Menn (auth.), Çetin Yilmaz, S. Tanvir Wasti (eds.)
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