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Bridges

  1. 1. Types of Bridges By Rehutai
  2. 2. Suspension/Cable stay bridge• Verrazano-Narrows Bridge Suspension/Cable-stayed - The deck (trafficway) of a suspension bridge is hung by cables which hang from towers. The cables transfer the weight to the towers, which transfer the weight to the ground. Cable-stayed bridges have towers, but cables from the towers go directly to the road deck, instead of spanning from tower to tower.
  3. 3. Suspension/Cable stay bridge• Golden gate bridge
  4. 4. Suspension/Cable stay bridge
  5. 5. Beam bridgeBeam - The beam type is thesimplest type of bridge. Thebeam bridge could be anythingas simple as a plank of wood toa complex structure. It is madeof two or more supports whichhold up a beam.
  6. 6. Arch bridge• Lupu bridge - Shanghai Arch - In the arch type of bridge, weight is carried outward along two paths, curving toward the ground.
  7. 7. Arch bridge• The rainbow bridge, Niagra Falls
  8. 8. Arch bridge• Sydney Harbour Bridge, Sydney
  9. 9. Arch Bridge
  10. 10. Cantilever bridgeCantilever - In the cantilever type ofbridge, two beams support anotherbeam, which is where the deck ortrafficway is. The two beams must beanchored, and this must be done well.
  11. 11. Cantilever bridge• Forth bridge, Scotland

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