Oct , A precast concrete bridge system containing one or more sections wherein each section includes a horizontally disposed, load bearing span that is integrally cast with a pair of vertical side walls a pair of vertically disposed spaced apart concrete end walls integrally joined to the load bearing deck wall,.
Sep , The mounted elements of claim are comprised of a plurality of prefabricated deck units of claim that are composite with the longitudinal Report on Full Depth Precast Concrete Bridge Deck Panels (SOA ) provide a comprehensive summary of current engineering practice using precast deck
Sep , Firstly there is the problem that cleats are additional components which add to the cost as well as the increase in time in joining and assembling US , Mar , , Nov , , Sung Woo Lee, Fiber reinforced polymer composite bridge deck of tubular profile having vertical snap fit connection.
Jun , Because of the way the calculations are performed for a conventional composite floor, the concrete that is below the top of the flute in the decking is not used in the composite section, but still contributes to the weight of the concrete in the building and the cost for that material By precasting the floor panels,
Jun , It cost about US million at the time building the same structure today would cost about a billion dollars g In a cable stayed bridge, the cables connect directly from the deck to the towers Using plastic composite decking could bring the Golden Gate Bridge s deck self weight down by a factor of five.
Jan , Composite Advantage, manufacturer of large structural composite products, recently designated SCIGRIP s SG HV (High Viscosity) methacrylate adhesives as the structural adhesive for assembly of its FiberSPAN products non slip composite bridge decks used in multiple pedestrian and vehicle
Mar , It will be appreciated that the purposes of composite floor construction are to save considerable steel weight and cost, as well as to reduce depth and deflection While secondary framing members have been used in composite construction with steel decking, the manner of providing for shear transfer
Feb , Jatoba is able to bridge the gap between indoor flooring and outdoor decking for a truly blended design Jatoba decking is kiln dried to a higher On the converse, when dried to for exterior use, the production time can be cut down and ideally reduce the costs This plays out in the end as Jatoba
Mar , is a photograph of a sample deck including thermoelectric roofing shingles according to the present invention In the present invention, thermal electric materials are employed to bridge roof surfaces with different solar heat absorption or solar reflectance, but with the same or similar appearance Thus
Jul , The compositions are advanced organic inorganic hybrid composite polymer ceramic alloys The material combine strength, hardness and high temperature performance of technical ceramics with the strength, ductility, thermal shock resistance, density, and easy processing of the polymer Consisting of a
Jul , An interchange for improving vehicular traffic flow through an intersection of surface streets includes a cross shaped bridge supported over the intersection at a height to allow through traffic to proceed underneath Crossed arms of the bridge are mutually aligned with the intersecting surface streets and
Jun , Natural fiber reinforced polymer composites, or biocomposites, have emerged in the past decade as an environmentally friendly and cost effective Hybrid biocomposite cellular structures can be used in multi applications (e.g building walls, floors and roofs, bridge and ship decks, aircraft floors) with
Mar , The bridge deck panel includes an elongated metal deck plate stiffened longitudinally by longitudinal stiffening metal ribs providing a bi flexural action that would allow for a thinner steel deck plate resulting in a lower steel deck cost and that would increase the composite main bridge girder depth .
Aug , to , as building parts (facia, cornice, siding, sills, frames, millwork), boat parts (frames, planking, decks), marine items (docks, piers, lobster traps, weir poles), outdoor items (furniture, decks, railings and stairs, walkways, boardwalks, playground equipment), bridge parts (beams, railings, decking), railway
Dec , Consequently, there is need for an exterior decking board that is shaped to shed or drain water, and which possesses all the desireable attributes of conventional decking materials, such as ease of use and handling, low cost, and comfort, and which at the same time can result in better utilization of material
Apr , A prestressed or post tensioned composite structural system for bridge floors, road beds, pedestrian walkways, building floors, building walls, or similar structural elements In a revised design of an Exodermic deck, the tertiary bars were eliminated, which saved weight, cost, and fabrication problems.
Feb , For that load, composite structures could be cantilevered out to the side with much less added dead load than conventional steel structures Just like the GW has an upper and lower road deck, almost any bridge could have two decks of bike pedestrian lanes at little cost using conventional, indeed
Oct , As a result, such an arrangement is not suitable for many locations in need of a timely natural gas supply at a low cost BRIEF SUMMARY OF THE Dock may be reinforced with concrete and bridge decking to accommodate the regasification and delivery of natural gas Shorter distances from the
Jul , That shower is all one unit composite material and even though it s really clean, will eventually be replaced with a tiled shower and clear glass doors The tub is in great shape The lake is just behind our neighborhood and we drive over a bridge to leave and get back to the main highway When I saw this,
Oct , A load bearing deck structure is made from at least one sandwich panel formed of a ploymer matrix composite material The sandwich panel As cost is significant in the bridge construction industry, such materials have not been considered feasible alternatives for many load bearing traffic bridge designs.
May , Disclosed is a method of casting in situ a ferrocement ribbed slab with a spliced rack and a suspended formwork The method comprises the following specific steps step machining at a plant a transverse plane truss girder, an incomplete longitudinal plane truss girder and an incomplete longitudinal
Mar , Once the walls are created, air pressure can be further utilized to raise this preformed composite dome upward to a predetermined height after which it is Considering that the cost of fiberglass tanks has been close to those of stainless steel, another common type of tank, and considering the above strain
Aug , To assess the performance of nickel titanium reinforced concrete bridges, the researchers analyzed three types of bridge columns traditional steel and concrete, nickel titanium and concrete, and nickel titanium and engineered cementitious composites, which include cement, sand, water, fiber and
Jul , An improved pipe and ball truss array for supporting a deck surface, such as a roof deck or a wall panel, thereon in a predetermined plane is provided space frames, have not economically satisfactorily provided higher strength or resistance to compressive, tensile and axial loads without increased costs.
A low cost, factory fabricated, force distributing bridge truss assembly is disclosed which includes respective, interconnected, converging pairs of carrier truss said deck in side by side relationship with the composite lower chord of each assembly extending along the direction of span of the bridge structure and with said
Apr , A wood deck connection system and a method for the installation of wooden deck panels using the system is disclosed The reliable shear withd al connection Timber bridge deck connectors must resist vehicular imposed loads such as braking loads and uplift The deck to girder connections are a vital