Shear behaviour of concrete box culverts.

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National Library of Canada , Ottawa
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ISBN 100612841839

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This study reports on a part of a comprehensive study to evaluate the shear capacity of the precast reinforced concrete box culverts. Six full-scale m (8 ft) span box culverts were tested to failure by subjecting each culvert to the AASHTO HS wheel load.

The location of the wheel load was varied from the tip of the haunch as a function of the top slab effective depth in order to. BEHAVIOR OF ASTM C CONCRETE BOX CULVERTS. WITHOUT SHEAR CONNECTORS by Ray W. James Research Report Determination of Earth Pressures on Reinforced Concrete Box Culverts Research Study No.

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The design rules used at. This study evaluates the shear behavior and capacity of the precast concrete box culverts subjected to HS 20 truck wheel load. The most critical culvert behavior was considered by studying culverts subjected to zero depth fill and placed on rigid laboratory floor without bedding by: 4.

The study recommends, however, that further testing confirm any such inference, particularly for box members with lower concrete strengths. Preliminary investigations into shear behaviour of concrete box culverts gave an indication of the design’s susceptibility to shear failure in the box slab.

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Keywords:Box culverts, Railway, Computational methods, Grillage Analysis, Finite Element Method, SAP 1. INTRODUCTION Culverts Culverts are cross drainage works with clear span less than six meters.

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RESEARCH SYNTHESIS LOAD RATING REINFORCED CONCRETE BOX CULVERTS William D. Lawson, P.E., Ph.D. Department of Civil and Environmental Engineering Texas Tech University STGEC 44th Southeast Transportation Geotechnical Engineering Conference Crowne Plaza Hotel: Baton Rouge, LA Wednesday, December 4, Experimental Investigation of Shear Capacity of Precast Reinforced Concrete Box Culverts.

This study presents an experimental program to investigate the shear capacity of precast reinforced concrete box culverts.

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