This report completely describes the instrumentation on the drawspan of the Evergreen Point Bridge. The design and construction of the data recording system, with the complete calibration of the measurement and collection system is given. Initial data collection and preliminary analysis is set out. The analysis was subsequently abandoned, the data was retained.
August 6, 2007
University of Washington. Dept. of Civil Engineering.
- # of Pages: 66 p., 1,137 KB (PDF)
- Subject: Bridge anchorages, Data collection, Fatigue (Mechanics), Highway bridges, Instrumentation, Maintenance, Pontoon bridges, Service life, Strain (Mechanics), Structural deterioration and defects, Water waves, Wind.
- Keywords: Bridge, fatique, reliability, wind, Lake Washington, Evergreen Point Bridge(Medina and Seattle)
- Related Publications: Evergreen Point Bridge Maintenance Problems, (WA-RD 44.1).
Evergreen Point Bridge Maintenance Problems, (Second Annual Report), (WA-RD 44.3).
Evergreen Point Bridge Maintenance Problems, (Third Annual Report), (WA-RD 44.4).
Evergreen Point Bridge Maintenance Problems, (Fourth Annual Report, (WA-RD 44.5).
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