BRIDGES
Presented by,
ISRA ABDUL RAZACK,
I ECE”B”
INTRODUCTION
• A bridge – structure - to link -two land -over
an obstacle { a valley or a body of water like
rivers, lakes...
PRINCIPLE INVOLVED
TERMINOLOGIES
• PIERS
• CANTILEVER
• BEAM
• ABUTMENT
• SPAN
• GIRDER
What’s beam?
ABUTMENT
BEAM BRIDGES
ARCH BRIDGES
• Very old design.
• Flat beam at the top
• Arch shape at the bottom.
SUSPENSION BRIDGE
• Uses strong cables, towers
• Connects long distances
Golden Gate Bridge
TRUSS BRIDGE
• Triangular units are connected at joints
• Made of wood and metal.
CANTILEVER BRIDGES
•Structures that project horizontally
into space, supported on only one
end.
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  1. 1. BRIDGES Presented by, ISRA ABDUL RAZACK, I ECE”B”
  2. 2. INTRODUCTION • A bridge – structure - to link -two land -over an obstacle { a valley or a body of water like rivers, lakes and oceans}.
  3. 3. PRINCIPLE INVOLVED
  4. 4. TERMINOLOGIES • PIERS • CANTILEVER • BEAM • ABUTMENT • SPAN • GIRDER
  5. 5. What’s beam?
  6. 6. ABUTMENT
  7. 7. BEAM BRIDGES
  8. 8. ARCH BRIDGES • Very old design. • Flat beam at the top • Arch shape at the bottom.
  9. 9. SUSPENSION BRIDGE • Uses strong cables, towers • Connects long distances
  10. 10. Golden Gate Bridge
  11. 11. TRUSS BRIDGE • Triangular units are connected at joints • Made of wood and metal.
  12. 12. CANTILEVER BRIDGES •Structures that project horizontally into space, supported on only one end.

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