Fundamentals of Prestressed Concrete Bridge (with solved example)

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Fundamentals of Prestressed Concrete Bridge (with solved example) Introduction: In prestressed concrete, a prestress force is applied to a concrete member and this induces an axial compression that counteracts all, or part of, the tensile stresses set up in the member by applied loading.¬† In the field of bridge engineering, the introduction of prestressed concrete … Read more