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Description of SBG Assembling and Casting-Penang Bridge

  • Fadzli Mohamed NazriEmail author
  • Mohd Azrulfitri Mohd Yusof
  • Moustafa Kassem
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Part of the SpringerBriefs in Applied Sciences and Technology book series (BRIEFSAPPLSCIENCES)

Abstract

This chapter presents a brief description on precast segmental box girders technology of the longest South-East Asia Bridge in Penang, Malaysia followed by the construction process in terms of SBG Casting, SBG Transporting, and SBG Erecting. It highlights the importance of performing experimental static load test in construction of segmental bridges before it can be opened to the public. This chapter also notes the comparison between the period of assembly of the bridge superstructure to the cast-in-place construction.

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Authors and Affiliations

  • Fadzli Mohamed Nazri
    • 1
    Email author
  • Mohd Azrulfitri Mohd Yusof
    • 2
  • Moustafa Kassem
    • 3
  1. 1.School of Civil EngineeringUniversiti Sains MalaysiaPenangMalaysia
  2. 2.Jambatan Kedua Sdn. Bhd.PenangMalaysia
  3. 3.Universiti Sains MalaysiaPenangMalaysia

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