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Bridge inspection practices

George Hearn

Bridge inspection practices

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Published by Transportation Research Board in Washington, D.C .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Bridges -- Maintenance and repair -- Management,
  • Bridges -- Inspection -- Standards,
  • Bridges -- Inspection -- Government policy

  • Edition Notes

    Statementconsultant, George Hearn.
    SeriesNCHRP synthesis -- 375, Synthesis of highway practice -- 375.
    ContributionsNational Research Council (U.S.). Transportation Research Board., National Cooperative Highway Research Program., American Association of State Highway and Transportation Officials., United States. Federal Highway Administration.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsTG315 .H43 2007
    The Physical Object
    Pagination199 p. :
    Number of Pages199
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL23145623M
    ISBN 100309097959
    ISBN 109780309097956
    LC Control Number2007907340

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