TITLE

Tacoma Narrows: a bridge too far

PUB. DATE
November 1991
SOURCE
New Scientist;11/2/91, Vol. 132 Issue 1793, p40
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Focuses on the quality of the engineering design of Tacoma Narrows Bridge in the state of Washington. History of the bridge; Failure of the bridge four months after construction; Details of the bridge's design; Architects and engineers collaborating on the project; Materials used; Description of the bridge's foundation.
ACCESSION #
10560092

 

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