What is it about?
This articles describes a couple of project examples carried out by VSL around the world for steel bridge repair and strengthening. It describes the mix of methods, engineering and system adaptations in order to carry out the works.
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Why is it important?
Bridge maintenance, repair and strengthening is getting more and more important as the portfolio of bridges around the world gets older and older. It is important that these bridges continue to fulfil safe passage.
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This page is a summary of: Innovative Approaches to Steel Bridge Repair and Strengthening Around the Globe, Structural Engineering International, September 2019, Taylor & Francis, DOI: 10.1080/10168664.2019.1649099.
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