Bridge for the airbus A-380 in Barajas airport (Spain)

Jurado Cabañes, Carlos (2012). Bridge for the airbus A-380 in Barajas airport (Spain). In: "14th International Conference and Exhibition Structural Faults + Repair", 03/07/2012 - 05/07/2012, Edinburg, Scotland. pp. 101-107.

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Title: Bridge for the airbus A-380 in Barajas airport (Spain)
Author/s:
  • Jurado Cabañes, Carlos
Item Type: Presentation at Congress or Conference (Article)
Event Title: 14th International Conference and Exhibition Structural Faults + Repair
Event Dates: 03/07/2012 - 05/07/2012
Event Location: Edinburg, Scotland
Title of Book: 14th International Conference and Exhibition Structural Faults + Repair
Date: 2012
Subjects:
Freetext Keywords: Aileron, soil boring, deck, abutment, sheet-pile, pier-pile
Faculty: E.U.I.T. Obras Públicas (UPM)
Department: Ingeniería Civil: Tecnología de la Construcción [hasta 2014]
Creative Commons Licenses: Recognition - No derivative works - Non commercial

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Abstract

During the years 2004 and 2005 is has been constructed in Barajas airport of Madrid a special bridge for the new plane AIRBUS A380. This new airplane has a weight of 1,500,000 pounds and 18 wheels with a reaction of 39.2 tonnes per each one and the braking force is about 600 tonnes. The enormous loads transmitted for the airplane made this bridge a special structure. The present article exposes the most important characteristics of project and construction, of one of the special bridges in the airport Brajas of Madri. This bridge was constructed for the access to the hangar of airplanes in Barajas, known "La Muñoza". The structure has a width of 48m, two spans of 13 m each one and a vertical clearance of 5.50 m to allow passing vehicles under it, along thhe new motorway in Brajas (Madrid).

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Item ID: 21294
DC Identifier: http://oa.upm.es/21294/
OAI Identifier: oai:oa.upm.es:21294
Deposited by: Memoria Investigacion
Deposited on: 03 Nov 2013 13:30
Last Modified: 21 Apr 2016 11:28
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