• Engineering
  • Published 1955

An approach to short span bridging

  title={An approach to short span bridging},
  author={Ek Millett},
The bridge replacement problem is briefly touched on, the various types of bridging materials are discussed and a recent design and bridge erection described. The use of Bailey equipment as temporary bridging, with its possible use in dismantling an old bridge and in erecting a new one, are outlined. An example of the work is described in detail. The cost of the work is summarized, and some notes on the strength of Bailey bridges are given.