NCHRP Synthesis 353: Inspection and Maintenance of Bridge Stay Cable Systems
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NCHRP Synthesis 353:
Inspection and Maintenance of Bridge Stay Cable Systems
(2006)
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TRB's National Cooperative Highway Research Program (NCHRP) Synthesis 353: Inspection and Maintenance of Bridge Stay Cable Systems identifies and explains various inspection and maintenance techniques for bridge stay cable systems. It discusses both short- and long-term approaches. The report information on methods for inspections and assessments, including nondestructive testing and evaluation procedures; repair and retrofit; methods for control of cable vibrations, including rainâ€"wind vibrations; stay cable fatigue and failure; effectiveness of various inspection and repair methods; limitations of available technologies; and trends and recommendations for future study.

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  • Transportation — Maintenance and Preservation
  • Transportation — Bridges and Other Structures
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