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Bridge Construction 7.5 Credits

Second cycle, K7003B
Course syllabus valid: Autumn 2011 Sp 1 - Present
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Education level
Second cycle
Grade scale
G U 3 4 5
Civil Engineering
Subject group (SCB)
Civil Engineering

Entry requirements

General entry requirements, second cycle

Specific entry

Basic Courses in Structural Engineering.

More information about English language requirements

Course Aim
To learn the principles of building of common bridge types.

Production planning, costs, prestressed concrete, life cycle evaluation, assessment of structures, strengthening of structures.

Groups of students work with projects where one or two bridge types will be studied.

The project works will be examined.

Martin Nilsson

Literature. Valid from Autumn 2011 Sp 1 (May change until 10 weeks before course start)
Bro 2002, Vägverket 2002
Eurocodes for Bridges
Material that will be made avaiable on the net

Course offered by
Department of Civil, Environmental and Natural Resources Engineering

0001Bridge Project No 1 - Crack Risk Evaluation3.0U G#
0002Bridge Project No 2 - Cost Evaluation1.5U G#
0003Bridge Project No 3 - Seminar assignment1.5U G#
0004Bridge Project No 4 - Prestressed concrete1.5U G#

Syllabus established

Last revised
by Department of Civil, Environmental and Natural resources engineering 17 Aug 2011