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Tag: Curves Truss Bridges on Curves

When it is necessary to locate a truss bridge on a curve, designers should give special consideration to truss spacing, location of bridge centerline, and stresses. For highway bridges, location of bridge centerline and stresses due to centrifugal force are of special concern. For through trusses, the permissible degree of curvature is limited because the roadway has to be built on a curve,

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