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UDK: 624.5.001.3
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Published: Građevinar 54 (2002) 6
Paper type: Subject review
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Bridge over the Rijeka Dubrovacka

Zlatko Šavor

Abstract

Preparations for construction of the bridge over the Rijeka Dubrovacka are described and a historical overview of its construction is given. Basic characteristics of the first conceptual design and of the final bridge design are provided. The author presents drawings (accompanied with descriptions) of all major parts of the load bearing system: cable stay system, pylon, prestressed portion of the system, pier, abutments, etc. Essential elements of complex calculations performed for this bridge are presented. The bridge construction is also described. In conclusion, viewpoints regarding contribution of such structures to the building profession, and also to the general advancement of science, are given

Keywords
construction, cable stay system, pylon, Rijeka Dubrovačka, pier, bridge, abutment, design

HOW TO CITE THIS ARTICLE:

Šavor, Z.: Bridge over the Rijeka Dubrovacka, GRAĐEVINAR, 54 (2002) 6

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Šavor, Z. (2002). Bridge over the Rijeka Dubrovacka, GRAĐEVINAR, 54 (6)
Authors:
Zlatko Savor WEB
Zlatko Šavor
University of Zagreb,
Faculty of Civil Engineering