European Bridge Conference, Radisson Blu Hotel - Programme: V9 (updated 20 June 2015) 

Day 1: Tuesday 23rd June 2015

08.30 – 09.00: Registration & Coffee - Exhibition Hall

 

09.00: European Bridge Conference Opening: David Climie, Transport Scotland

Chair: Prof Mike Forde, FREng, FRSE, University of Edinburgh

Lecture Room 'A': Keynote Papers:

CONCEPT OF A SUPER-LONG SPAN SUSPENSION BRIDGE, Dr Man-Chung Tang, TY Lin International Inc, San Francisco CA, USA

LONG SPAN BRIDGE DESIGN – DESIGN AND MAINTENANCE, Barry Colford, Forth Road Bridge, South Queensferry, UK

MODERN CABLE ANALYSIS AS APPLIED TO HISTORIC & MODERN BRIDGES, Dr Khaled Mahmoud, Bridge Technology Consulting Inc, New York NY, USA

10.30 – 11.00 Coffee – Exhibition Hall

11.00 - 13.15: Plenary Session

 

Lecture Room 'A'

Chairs: Prof Mike Forde & Dr Khaled Mahmoud

SPECIAL PLENARY SESSION: The Queensferry Crossing - Cable Stayed Bridge, Edinburgh - longest 3-tower, cable-stayed bridge in the world

 

·          THE QUEENSFERRY CROSSING - TOWER FOUNDATIONS, A  Chisholm, Employer’s Delivery Team & C  Niemietz ,Forth Crossing Bridge Constructors, Rosyth, UK

·          THE QUEENSFERRY CROSSING: TOWER CONSTRUCTION, K Brunton, Employer’s Delivery Team & N Robinson, Forth Crossing Bridge Constructors, Rosyth, UK

·          THE QUEENSFERRY CROSSING - DECK CONSTRUCTION -  TEMPORARY WORKS & CONSTRUCTION CONTROL, J Redpath, Employer’s Delivery Team & C T Carney, Forth Crossing Bridge Constructors, Rosyth, UK

·          THE QUEENSFERRY CROSSING - DECK SEGMENT CONSTRUCTION, J Brown, Employer’s Delivery Team, A Segrott, Employer’s Delivery Team & J Purves, Forth Crossing Bridge Constructors, Rosyth, UK

·          THE QUEENSFERRY CROSSING: DECK FABRICATION & CONSTRUCTION, J Baker, Employer’s Delivery Team & C T Carney, Forth Crossing Bridge Constructors, Rosyth  UK

·          THE QUEENSFERRY CROSSING: THE DEVELOPMENT OF AN INTEGRATED MONITORING, INSPECTION & MAINTENANCE MANAGEMENT SYSTEM, O Riches, Employer’s Delivery Team, Rosyth. UK

·          THE QUEENSFERRY CROSSING: DESIGN & CONSTRUCTION OF FERRYTOLL VIADUCT - I Mackinnon, Employer’s Delivery Team, D Moncrieff,  Forth Crossing Bridge Constructors (FCBC) &  L Chadwick, FCBC DJV

 

13.15 – 14.15 Lunch – Exhibition Hall

14.15 - 15.30: Parallel Sessions

 

Lecture Room 'A'

Lecture Room 'B'

Chairs: Prof Mike Forde & John St Leger

Chairs: Prof Dr R Folic & Prof Dr C Jurado Cabanes

Open Discussion Forum:

The Queensferry Crossing &

Long-Span Bridges

led by:

Dr Man-Chung Tang, TY Lin International Inc, San Francisco CA, USA

Barry Colford, Forth Road Bridge

Dr Khaled Mahmoud, Bridge Technology Consulting, New York, NY USA

Concrete Bridge Investigation & Repair-1

·   INTEGRAL BRIDGES & MODELLING OF SOIL-STRUCTURE INTERACTION, S Rhodes, P Icke, LUSAS, Kingston upon Thames, UK

·   SHEAR OR BENDING? EXPERIMENTAL RESULTS ON LARGE T-SHAPED PRESTRESSED CONCRETE BEAMS, S Ensink, C vd Veen, TU Delft, A de Boer, Rijkswaterstaat, Netherlands

·   SHEAR TESTS ON RC SLABS WITHOUT SHEAR REINFORCEMENT UNDER CONCENTRATED LOADS - ASSESSMENT OF DESIGN RULES TO EC2, K Reissen, J Hegger, RWTH Aachen Univ, Germany

·   STUDY ON FLEXURAL STRENGTH CALCULATION OF RC BEAM UNDER ENVIRONMENTAL ACTIONS & FATIGUE LOADS, Y Fu, L Liu, J Q Zhang, S Q Zhang, W H Li, Research Institute of Highway, MOT, Beijing, China

 

15.30 – 16.00 Tea – Exhibition Hall

16.00 - 17.30: Parallel Sessions

 

Lecture Room 'A'

Lecture Room 'B'

Chairs: W Day & G Klein

Chairs: S Rhodes & K Reissen

Long-Span Bridges-1

 

·          MANAGEMENT OF THE SEVERN SUSPENSION BRIDGE, C Hendy, C Mundell. D Bishop, Atkins, Epsom, UK

·          RAIN-WIND INDUCED VIBRATIONS IN STAY CABLES: PARAMETRIC STUDY, G Bertagnoli, D La Mazza, G Mancini, Poli di Torino, Italy

·          OHIO RIVER BRIDGE EAST END CROSSING CABLE-STAYED MAIN SPANS, M Loizias, Jacobs, Morristown, NJ, USA

·         DESIGN & CONSTRUCTION TECHNIQUES FOR SUSPENDED FOOTBRIDGES IN SUB SAHARAN AFRICA, N Bloss, E Bonet, Bridging the Gap Africa, Eau Claire, WI, USA, M Bowser, MMM Group Ltd, Mississauga, Canada

Concrete Bridge Investigation & Repair-2

·  ASSEMBLED SELF-STRESSING STRENGTHENING TECHNIQUE FOR LONG-SPAN CONTINUOUS PRESTRESSED CONCRETE BOX GIRDER BRIDGES, Y Leng, J Zhang, S Cheng, Z Li,  Research Institute of Highway, MOT, China, R Jiang, W Sun, New Mexico State University, Las Cruces, New Mexico, USA

·  ANALYSIS OF A TEST DATABASE FOR RC STRUCTURES & COMPRESSIVE MEMBRANE ACTION, D Collings, J  Sagaseta, Univ of Surrey, Guildford, UK

·  BEHAVIOR & DESIGN OF SPREAD SLAB BEAM BRIDGES, T Terzioglu, MBD Hueste, JB Mander, D Jiang & Jl Petersen-Gauthier, Texas A&M Trans Inst, College Station, USA

·  FE ANALYSIS OF P-T CONTINUOUS PRESTRESSED CONCRETE BEAMS UNDER SHEAR LOADING WITH ABAQUS, M Herbrand, M Classen & J Hegger, RWTH Aachen Univ, Germany

 

Corrosion & Cathodic Protection

·   SUSTAINABLE LIFE EXTENSION OF M1 M-WAY HALF JOINTS USING IMPRESSED CURRENT CATHODIC PROTECTION, P Segers, P Robery, PD  Loganathan, CH2MHILL, Birmingham, R Quinn, A-one+, Nottingham, UK 

 

19.00 pm "Civic Reception & Awards Ceremony" - ALL Delegates & Exhibitors Invited

Sponsored by Elsevier Ltd: “Construction and Building Materials”

at City Chambers, High Street, Royal Mile:

 ALL Delegates & Exhibitors Invited

 

Day 2: Wednesday 24th June 2015

08.30: Registration & Coffee - Exhibition Hall

09.00 – 10.30 Lecture Room 'A': Keynote Papers:

·         REDUCING THE RISK OF POTENTIAL FAILURES OF POST-TENSIONED CONCRETE BRIDGES, Dr Donald Pearson-Kirk, Mouchel, Exeter, UK

·         THE FLEXIARCH FOR HIGHLY SUSTAINABLE BRIDGES, Prof AE Long, SV Nanukuttan & D McPolin, Queen’s Univ Belfast & A Gupta, Macrete Ireland, Toomebridge, Northern Ireland, UK

 

10.30 – 11.00 Coffee – Exhibition Hall

11.00 - 13.00: Parallel Sessions

 

Lecture Room 'A'

Lecture Room 'B'

Lecture Room 'C'

Chairs: C Hendy & Dr V Gopu

Chairs: Prof AJ Kappos & W Peelen

Chairs: Dr M Issa & Dr D Harris

Long-Span Bridges-2

 

·          MENAI SUSPENSION BRIDGE, CONCTRUCTION, COMPONENTS & MAINTENANCE, W Day, Hyder Consulting Ltd, London, UK

·          DETAIL ANALYSIS OF SUSPENSION FOOT BRIDGE, J Kala, & V Salajka, Brno Univ of Tech, Czech Republic

·          DEFECT DETECTION IN STRAND WIRES WITHIN THE ANCHORAGE AREA OF HIGH TENSIONED CABLES, M de Wit, G  Hovhanessian, Advitam, Rueil Malmaison, France

·          MARTIN OLAV SABO PEDESTRIAN BRIDGE: CABLE DIAPHRAGM PLATE FRACTURE INVESTIGATION & REPAIR, G  Klein, B Santosuosso, Wiss, Janney, Elstner Associates, Inc., Northbrook, Il, USA

Steel & Iron Bridges -1

·          DIAGNOSIS & RESTORATION OF 4 EXCEPTIONAL EIFFEL-TYPE RAIL VIADUCTS, C Raulet, C Lamarsaude, R  Leconte, C Raulet, DIADES, C Defargues, Setec Ferroviaire, Vitrolles, France

Concrete Bridges

 

·          INFLUENCE OF IDEALIZATION BOUNDARY CONDITIONS IN SIMULATIONS OF PRESTRESSED PEDESTRIAN BRIDGES, J  Kala, F Hokes Brno Univ of Technology, Czech Republic

·          DESIGN OPTIMIZATION & MODELING OF A TOTALLY PRECAST CONCRETE COUNTERFORT RETAINING WALL, M Issa, M  Farhat & M Rahman, Univ of Illinois at Chicago, USA

·          INVENTORY & ANALYSIS OF RENOVATION & REPLACEMENT OF DEGRADED CONCRETE INFRASTRUCTURE, W Peelen, RB Polder & FJ Pacheco  TNO, Delft, Netherlands

·          SKEW BRIDGE FOR HIGH SPEED TRAINS TO NORTHWEST OF SPAIN, C Jurado Cabanes, Univ Poli de Madrid, Spain

·          BRIDGE DAMAGES CAUSED BY FLOODs, Prof R Folic, Univ of Novi Sad, Serbia

Structural Health Monitoring of Long & Short Span Bridges-1

·   ADVANCED STRUCTURAL HEALTH MONITORING SYSTEMS FOR LONG-SPAN BRIDGES, J St Leger, S  Babin, Strainstall UK Ltd, Royston,  M Anderson, A Scullion, Strainstall, UK

·   USE OF THE GROUND BASED INTERFEROMETRY RADAR TECHNOLOGY (IBIS-FS) TO DELINEATE A LONG-TERM PLAN OF STRUCTURAL MONITORING AND MAINTENANCE FOR BRIDGES, M Twardzik, F Boscagli, IDS - Ingegneria Dei Sistemi S.p.A., Pisa, Italy, E Shilov, M Bell, IDS Australasia Pty Ltd, Brendale, Queensland, Australia

·   DEVELOPMENT OF SMART STRUCTURAL COMPONENTS FOR OPTIMIZING STRUCTURAL HEALTH MONITORING SYSTEMS, T  Weinmann, F Dai, Geocomp, Buffalo Grove, IL, USA

·   MONITORING THE EARLY AGE BEHAVIOUR OF PRESTRESSED CONCRETE BEAMS USING FIBRE OPTIC SENSORS, N Gibbons, L  Butler, M Williamson, C Middleton, M Elshafie, University of Cambridge, A Ellwood, J Oliver, P Holland & S Arthurs, Laing O'Rourke, Gravesend, R Platt, M Henwood,  S Dirar, University of Birmingham, UK 

·   BRIDGING THE FUTURE & MONITORING FOR RISK ASSESSMENT & ASSET MANAGEMENT, T Weinmann, R Drefus, F Dai, Geocomp, Buffalo Grove, IL, USA

13.00-14.00: Lunch – Exhibition Hall

 

 

14.00 - 15.30: Parallel Sessions

Lecture Room 'A'

Lecture Room 'B'

Lecture Room 'C'

Chairs: Dr C Bennett & Prof G Bertagnoli

Chairs: Dr D Pearson-Kirk & J Kala

Chairs: M Anderson & M de Wit

Steel & Iron Bridges -2

·          DIAGNOSIS & RESTORATION OF 4 EXCEPTIONAL EIFFEL-TYPE RAIL VIADUCTS, C Raulet, C Lamarsaude, R  Leconte, C Raulet, DIADES, C Defargues, Setec Ferroviaire, Vitrolles, France

·          WALTON BRIDGE - NEW ARCH BRIDGE OVER THE RIVER THAMES, UK, C Hendy, DA Smith, RN Wheatley, M Chiarello, Atkins, Epsom, UK

·          HUEY P. LONG BRIDGE WIDENING & TRUSS LIFT MONITORING, T Weinmann, Geocomp, Buffalo Grove, IL, USA

·          GLACIER SKYWALK, S Brown, Read Jones Christoffersen Ltd, Calgary, AB Canada

·          DESIGN & CONSTRUCTION OF SHAWFIELD DALMARNOCK SMARTBRIDGE, C Walker & C Short, CH2M Hill, Glasgow, UK

·          DEVELOPMENT OF COATING SYSTEMS TO EXTEND BRIDGE LIFE, M Morris, Sherwin-Williams Protective & Marine Coatings EMEA, Bolton, UK

Post-Tensioned Concrete Bridges-1

·          PHASE II PRESTRESS DESIGN OF HAMMERSMITH FLYOVER, P Jackson, Ramboll, Southampton, UK

·          CORE DRILLING METHOD FOR DETERMINING STRESSES & TENDON FORCES IN PRESTRESSED CONCRETE BRIDGES: 2D & 3D DIGITAL IMAGE CORRELATION, M McGinnis, Univ of Texas at Tyler, USA

·          EVALUATION OF THE DETECTION LIMITS FOR THE INVESTIGATION OF STRANDS USING THE MAGNETIC LEAKAGE FIELD METHOD, Michael Schreiner, G Sawade, B  Steinfeld, MPA Universität Stuttgart, Germany,

·          DIGITAL IMAGE CORRELATION FOR BRIDGE INSPECTION: COMMERCIAL GRADE CAMERAS, M McGinnis, M Gangone, Univ of Texas at Tyler, USA

·          FLEXURAL PERFORMANCE OF REINFORCED CONCRETE PLATES STRENGTHENING WITH FIBER REINFORCED CEMENTITIOUS MATRIX COMPOSITE, L Anania, G D'Agata Giuseppe, A Badalà, Univ of Catania, Italy   

·          EXAMPLES FOR MONITORING ON BRIDGES & TRAFFIC BUILDINGS, A Gutsch, M Laube, T Rusack, H Wichmann, MPA Braunschweig, Germany

Structural Health Monitoring of Long & Short Span Bridges-2

·       INSPECTING UNDERWATER BRIDGE STRUCTURES, SCOUR & UNDERCUT, EJ Cheesman & J Robertson, Teledyne BlueView, Stuart FL, USA

·       OPEN SOURCE VISUALIZATION SYSTEM FOR SHM DATA ANALYSIS, D McNeill, M Woelk, Univ of Manitoba, Winnipeg, Canada

·       MONITORING OF THE MORGAN ST TIED ARCH BRIDGE GIRDERS USING WIRELESS SENSORS DURING ERECTION, M A Issa,   University of Illinois at Chicago, Chicago, IL, USA, M  Issa, M Issa,  HBM Engineering Group, LLC.  

 

15.30 – 16.00 Tea – Exhibition Hall

16.00 - 17.30: Parallel Sessions

 

Lecture Room 'A'

Lecture Room 'B'

Lecture Room 'C'

Chairs: Dr S Brown & C Walker

Chairs: Dr M McGinnis & A Gutsch

Chairs: Prof M C Forde & P Segers

Steel & Iron Bridges – 2

 

·          EFFECT OF FLANGE & STIFFENER RIGIDITY ON THE BOUNDARY CONDITIONS & SHEAR BUCKLING STRESS OF PLATE GIRDERS, Z Al-Azzawi, T Stratford, JM Rotter, L Bisby, Univ Edinburgh, UK

·          LAB EVALUATION OF A RAPID SCREENING TEST FOR FATIGUE CRACK DETECTION IN ANCHOR RODS FOR HIGHWAY SIGN BRIDGE STRUCTURES, L W Keller, S Pakzad, S Pessiki, Lehigh University, Bethlehem PA, USA.

·          CRACK-ARREST HOLES TO MITIGATE DISTORTION-INDUCED FATIGUE CRACKING IN STEEL BRIDGES, H Liu, J Zhou, C Bennett, Univ of Kansas, Lawrence, KS, A Matamoros & P  Flawn, Univ of Texas - San Antonio & J Li, Univ of Kansas, Lawrence, KS, USA

 

Timber Bridges

·          CONDITION ASSESSMENT OF TIMBER BRIDGES IN S.E. UNITED STATES, Dr V Gopu, LTRC & UNO, Baton Rouge, LA, USA

·          STRENGTHENING OF TIMBER BEAMS WITH UNBONDED FRP COMPOSITES, L Righetti, M Corradi, Northumbria University, Newcastle upon Tyne, UK & A Borri, University of Perugia, Italy

Post-Tensioned Concrete Bridges-2

·          DESIGN & BEHAVIOR OF SPLICED CONTINUOUS PRESTRESSED CONCRETE SLAB-ON-GIRDER BRIDGES, J Mander, MB  Hueste, R Baie, Texas A&M Univ, College Station, USA

·          GROUTING OF POST TENSIONING SYSTEMS, A Gutsch,  MPA Braunschweig, Germany

 

Prestress Loss in R.C. Bridges

·          PRESTRESS LOSSES OF HIGH STRENGTH SELF CONSOLIDATING CONCRETE IN BRIDGE A7957, MO, USA COMPARED TO CODE MODELS, H H Alghazali & JJ Myers, Missouri Univ of Science & Technology, Rolla, MO, USA

·          VARIABILITY OF PRESTRESS LOSS IN PRESTRESSED CONCRETE BRIDGE GIRDERS, BD Swartz, Messiah College, Mechanicsburg, PA,  AJ Schokker, Univ of Minnesota Duluth MN & A Scanlon, Penn State Univ, University Park, PA, USA

·          CORE DRILLING METHOD FOR DETERMINING STRESSES IN CONCRETE BRIDGES: MOISTURE EFFECTS WITH SMALL DIAMETER CORES, M McGinnis, J Rey, Univ of Texas at Tyler, USA

Open Discussion Forum:

 

Bridge Maintenance

 

Dr Donald Pearson-Kirk, Mouchel, UK

 

Barry Colford, Forth Road Bridge

 

 

 

 

Social Event - OPTIONAL – tickets: £79 + VAT may be purchased at www.europeanbridgeconference.com

 

18.45 for 19.15: Conference Banquet


University of Edinburgh, Playfair Library, Old College, South Bridge, Edinburgh
 

Royal Scots Regimental Association Pipe Band will “Beat Retreat” after the Banquet

 

OPTIONAL - tickets may be purchased at www.europeanbridgeconference.com

 

 

Day 3: Thursday 25th June 2015

08.30 – 09.00: Registration & Coffee - Exhibition Hall

09.00-10.45: Parallel Sessions

 

Lecture Room 'A'

Lecture Room 'B'

Lecture Room 'C'

Chairs: Dr M M Arvantis & Dr P Jackson

Chairs: Dr JJ Myers & Dr S Pessiki

Chairs: Dr D McNeill & Dr T Stratford

Field Testing of Bridges

 

·            FIELD TESTING & NUMERICAL SIMULATION OF HYBRID COMPOSITE BEAM BRIDGE IN VIRGINIA, D Harris, A  Gheitasi, Univ of Virginia, Charlottesville, VA, JM Civitillo, Norfolk Naval Shipyard, Portsmouth, VA, USA

·            IN-SITU FIELD TEST & SERVICE RESPONSE OF MISSOURI BRIDGE A7957, E S Hernandez, J Myers, Missouri Univ of Sci & Tech Rolla, MO, USA

·            TEST METHODS FOR STAY CABLE SYSTEMS, AW Gutsch, M Laube, T Nolte, MPA Braunschweig, Germany

·            DEVELOPMENT & FIELD TESTING OF ANGLES-WITH-PLATE RETROFIT TECHNIQUE FOR REPAIRING DISTORTION-INDUCED FATIGUE IN STEEL BRIDGES WITHOUT DECK REMOVAL, K  McElrath, Z Olson, C Bennett, Univ of Kansas, Lawrence, KS, A Matamoros & P  Flawn, Univ of Texas - San Antonio & J Li, University of Kansas, Lawrence, KS, USA

·            EXTRACTING ABC FREQUENCIES FOR DAMAGE IDENTIFICATION, Y Lu, C Hou, Univ of Edinburgh, UK

Bridge Decks

·          EXPTL INVESTIGATIONS ON THE SHEAR CAPACITY OF RC CANTILEVER BRIDGE DECK SLABS UNDER CONCENTRATED LOADS, K Reissen, J Hegger, RWTH Aachen Univ, Germany

·          PRECAST CONCRETE BRIDGE DECKS WITH CARBON FIBER GRID REINFORCEMENT, J Shelala-Bauer, C&S Engineers, Inc., Syracuse NY, S Pessiki & C Naito, Lehigh University, Bethlehem PA, USA

·          BEHAVIOUR OF UHPFRC PRECAST PRESTRESSED SHORT-SPAN BRIDGE DECK: MODELLING, DESIGNING AND CONSTRUCTION CHALLENGES, R  Mendes de Andrade,  M S Pfeil, R C Battista, R D T Filho, E M R Fairbairn, Universidade Federal do Rio de Janeiro, Rio de Janeiro, Brazil.

 

Seismic Strengthening of Bridges

·       EFFICIENCY OF DIFFERENT RETROFIT MEASURES IN REDUCING SEISMIC FRAGILITY OF BRIDGES, SP Stefanidou, Aristotle University of Thessaloniki, Greece & AJ Kappos, City University, London, UK

·       EARTHQUAKE DAMAGE TO RC BRIDGES & RECOMENDATIONS FOR REPAIR & STRENTHENING, R Folic, V Radonjanin, A  Prok, M  Malešev, Univ of Novi Sad, Serbia & Montenegro

Composite Bridge

·          DEVELOPMENT OF A RESIN INFUSED FRP ROAD BRIDGE DECK TO BD90/05, M Halpin, J Murphy & Sons Ltd, Warrington , L Canning, Jacobs, W Sebastian, Univ of Bristol, UK

·          COMPOSITES IN BRIDGES: DEVELOPMENTS IN AUSTRALIA, T Aravinthan, AC Manalo, Univ of Southern Queensland, Toowoomba, Australia

·          MEASUREMENT & CHARACTERISATION OF CONCRETE SUBSTRATE ROUGHNESS IN PATCH REPAIRS, K Grigoriadis, Sheffield Hallam Univ, UK

·          STRENGTHENING OF ROAD BRIDGE STRUCTURES WITH COMPOSITE MATERIALS, D Kartuzov, A Shilin, ZAO Triada-Holding, Moscow, Russian Federation

·          EFFECT OF ENDOGENOUS DEFORMATIONS IN COMPOSITE BRIDGE BEAMS, G Bertagnoli, G Mancini, Poli di Torino, Italy

·          MICROWAVE CURING OF CONCRETE BRIDGE REPAIRS, PS Mangat, K Grigoriadis, S Abubakri, Sheffield Hallam Univ, UK

 

 

 

10.45 – 11.15 Coffee – Exhibition Hall

11.15 – 12.30: Parallel Sessions

 

Lecture Room 'A'

Lecture Room 'B'

Lecture Room 'C'

Chairs: Prof Y Lu & Prof M C Forde

Chairs:

Chairs: Prof N Kurtovic Folic & T Stablon

NDT of Bridges

·          INVESTIGATION & VERIFICATION OF GEOPHYSICAL METHODS INSPECTING UNKNOWN BRIDGE FOUNDATIONS, H Wang, CECI, Taipei, CH Hu, HCK Geophysical Co, Taipei, Taiwan

·          ON-SITE DAMAGE EVALUATION OF RUBBER BEARING ON BRIDGE BY ACOUSTIC EMISSION, Y Kawasaki, N Teramura, K Izuno, Ritsumeikan Univ, Shiga, Japan

·          INSIDE THE BRIDGE INSPECTION TOOLBOX, R Roberts & M Arvantis, GSSI, Salem, NH, USA

·          IMPLICATIONS OF ACI 288 ON NDT OF CONCRETE BRIDGES, N Dimova, R De Bold, J Kwong, H Al-Abed & ;MC Forde, Univ of Edinburgh, UK

 

Masonry Arch Bridges & Architectural Aspects 

·          CONTRIBUTION OF ARCHITECTS TO BRIDGE AESTHETICS, Prof N Kurtovic Folic, Univ of Novi Sad, Serbia

·          MASONRY CONFINED WITH TEXTILE REINFORCED CEMENTITIOUS MORTARS (TRMS), T  Krevaikas, Xi'an-Liverpool Univ, Suzhou, China

·          LOADING CAPACITY ASSESSMENT OF A MASONRY ARCH BRIDGE: THE CASE OF MASLEON BRIDGE, T Stablon, C Mellier, ARCADIS, Labège, France & M Gilbert & TJ Pritchard, Limitstate, Sheffield, UK

12.30-14.00: Lunch – Exhibition Hall

 

 

13.30 – 17.30 Optional Site Visit to Queensferry Crossing – limited availability

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