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Chapter 10:Hardwoods for timber bridgesAuthor(s): James P. Wacker; Ed T. Cesa
Source: Undervalued hardwoods for engineered materials and components. Madison, WI : Forest Products Society ; Marquette, MI : Northern Initiative, c2005: Pages 115-134.
Publication Series: Book Chapter
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DescriptionThis chapter describes the joint efforts of the Forest Service and the FHWA to administer national programs including research, demonstration bridges, and technology transfer components. Summary information on a number of Forest Service-WIT demonstration bridges constructed with hardwoods is also provided.
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CitationWacker, James P.; Cesa, Ed T. 2005. Chapter 10:Hardwoods for timber bridges. Undervalued hardwoods for engineered materials and components. Madison, WI : Forest Products Society ; Marquette, MI : Northern Initiative, c2005: Pages 115-134.
KeywordsWood in Transportation Program, wooden bridges, maintenance, repair, hardwoods, research, technology transfer, design, construction, review article, demonstration bridges
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