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    • Active learning for project management in civil engineering 

      Fillola Caraballo, Elena; Ramos Schneider, Gonzalo; Turmo Coderque, José (International Centre for Numerical Methods in Engineering (CIMNE), 2018)
      Conference report
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      Higher Educations studies in Spain were very much impacted by the Bologna Declaration. This was also so for the Civil Engineering curricula (Ingeniero de Caminos, Canales y Puertos). When the European Higher Education Area ...
    • Assessment of civil engineering educational system in Iran: problems and solutions 

      Mobaraki, Behnam; Lozano Galant, José Antonio; Ramos Schneider, Gonzalo; Turmo Coderque, José (International Centre for Numerical Methods in Engineering (CIMNE), 2018)
      Conference report
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      Engineering education is a mighty driver of society growth and is one of the most effective instruments for eradicating the poverty and essential task for improving economy and social facilities in each country. A good ...
    • BMS for Permit Vehicle Routing in Spain 

      Casas Rius, Joan Ramon; Aparicio Bengoechea, Ángel Carlos; Ramos Schneider, Gonzalo; Sánchez-Rey, Agustín (Transportation Research Board, 2000)
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      The papers shows the main works developed in Spain for the construction of a Bridge Management System (BMS) to manage the vehicle permits over the bridges of the socalled Strategic Spanish Highway Network, i.e., the most ...
    • Building a high-speed railway station in Girona 

      Pujol Baldellou, Víctor; Tomàs Acosta, Joan; Ramos Moreno, Caterina; Aparicio Bengoechea, Ángel Carlos; Ramos Schneider, Gonzalo (Civil-Comp Press, 2012)
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      The high-speed railway station in Girona (Spain) is a diaphragm wall enclosure of approximately 600 meters long, 55 meters wide and an excavated depth of 25 meters. In the cross section there is a bus station, two floors ...
    • Comparison of project management and lean construction in a real road project 

      Elkherbawy, Ahmed; Lozano Galant, José Antonio; Ramos Schneider, Gonzalo; Turmo Coderque, José (2018)
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      Project Management, PM, refers to the practice of planning, executing and controlling certain tasks to achieve specific goals at the specified time. Applications of this methodology (such as the Gantt chart) are commonly ...
    • Comportamiento estructural de puentes de dovelas prefabricadas con pretensado exterior y junta seca. Primera parte: ensayos de vigas 

      Turmo Coderque, José; Ramos Schneider, Gonzalo; Aparicio Bengoechea, Ángel Carlos (2006-04)
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      Este trabajo de investigación presenta un estudio sobre el comportamiento de los puentes de dovelas de hormigón con pretensado exterior y juntas secas conjugadas, centrándose en el estudio de la respuesta a solicitaciones ...
    • Comportamiento estructural de puentes de dovelas prefabricadas con pretensado exterior y junta seca. Segunda parte: modelización de ensayos 

      Turmo Coderque, José; Ramos Schneider, Gonzalo; Aparicio Bengoechea, Ángel Carlos (2006-04)
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      Este trabajo de investigación presenta la modelización por el método de los elementos finitos de una serie de ensayos de vigas de dovelas de hormigón con pretensado exterior y juntas secas conjugadas, centrándose en el ...
    • Construcción optimizada de tableros de hormigón con sección cajón: estudio del rasante entre fases en secciones fisuradas a flexión 

      Diaz de Teran López, José Ramon; Barragán, Bryan Erick; Jorquera Lucerga, Juan Jose; Ramos Schneider, Gonzalo; Aparicio Bengoechea, Ángel Carlos; Turmo Coderque, José; Salinas, S. (Asociacion Científica del Hormigón Estructural (ACHE), 2011)
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      El objeto de esta ponencia es describir los ensayos shear off, realizados sobre paneles de hormigón armado de resistencia normal (NCC) prefisurados, ejecutados en dos fases, con una junta de hormigonado vertical entre ...
    • Construction engineering of the Madrid-Barcelona-French Border high speed railway viaduct over river Fluvià 

      Polo Orodea, Tomás; Ramos Moreno, Caterina; Aparicio Bengoechea, Ángel Carlos; Ramos Schneider, Gonzalo (Civil-Comp Press, 2012)
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      This article introduces the static scheme, the construction method and the seismic-resistant designing of the Fluvià Viaduct, which has a total length of 835m (45+10x60+2x70+50m) and an average height of 18m. So, it is the ...
    • Decision-making tool for the assessment and selection of construction processes based on environmental criteria: Application to precast and cast-in-situ alternatives 

      Casanovas Rubio, Maria del Mar; Ramos Schneider, Gonzalo (2017-11)
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      This paper presents a quantitative environmental impact assessment tool for the decision making of construction processes including structures, infrastructures and buildings by means of an Environmental Impact Index (EII) ...
    • Deep enclosures versus pumping to reduce settlements during shaft excavations 

      Pujades Garnes, Estanislao; Vázquez Suñé, Enric; Carrera Ramírez, Jesús; Vilarrasa Riaño, Víctor; De Simone, Silvia; Jurado Elices, Anna; Ledesma Villalba, Alberto; Ramos Schneider, Gonzalo; Lloret Morancho, Antonio (2014-02-04)
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      Deep excavations in aquifers may be constructed by combining pumping with the cut and cover method. The enclosures are often deepened more than structurally needed, in order to diminish the risk of heave or fluidisation ...
    • Design and construction of post-tensioned concrete box-girder viaducts for high-speed rail 

      Torralba Mendiola, Víctor; Polo Orodea, Tomás; Ramos Schneider, Gonzalo; Aparicio Bengoechea, Ángel Carlos (Institution of Civil Engineers (ICE), 2020-09)
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      This paper explains the design criteria used for nine box-girder continuous high-speed rail viaducts constructed in Spain. It describes the longitudinal layout and an innovative construction process using movable scaffolding. ...
    • Effect of the shear deformation in the structural system identification methods 

      Lozano Galant, José Antonio; Tomàs Biarnés, Daniel; Ramos Schneider, Gonzalo; Turmo Coderque, José (CRC Press, 2018)
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      Despite its importance in some structures, shear deformation is systematically neglected by most static structural system identification methods. To fill this gap, this paper analyzes, for the first time in the literature, ...
    • Ensayos a cortante de vigas de hormigón estructural autocompactable 

      De la Cruz Morales, Claudia Jenny; Turmo Coderque, José; Gettu, Ravindra; Barragán, Bryan Erick; Ramos Schneider, Gonzalo (2009-09)
      Article
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      En el presente trabajo se presenta una serie de ensayos realizados en el Laboratorio de Tecnología de Estructuras de la Escuela de Ingenieros de Caminos, Canales y Puertos de Barcelona (Departamento de Ingeniería de la ...
    • Estudio del comportamiento en servicio, prerotura y rotura de puentes de hormigón con pretensado exterior 

      Ramos Schneider, Gonzalo (Universitat Politècnica de Catalunya, 1994-04-07)
      Doctoral thesis
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      En este trabajo se ha desarrollado una formulación basada en el método de los elementos finitos, encaminada al estudio en servicio y en estados avanzados de carga de puentes de hormigón pretensado exterior, construidos ...
    • Estudio teórico y experimental de la respuesta a cortante en juntas secas de puentes de dovelas 

      Ramos Schneider, Gonzalo; Aparicio Bengoechea, Ángel Carlos; Turmo Coderque, José; Polo, T; Piernagorda, Joel; Llopart, S (2004-04)
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      En este artículo se presentan los estudios realizados en el proyecto de investigación PB98-0927 financiado por el Ministerio de Educación y Cultura en el periodo 1999 a 2002. En este proyecto se ha realizado una extensa ...
    • Evaluación estructural de puentes existentes: técnicas de observabilidad 

      Lozano Galant, José Antonio; Nogal Macho, María; Jun, Lei; Xu, Dong; Turmo Coderque, José; Ramos Schneider, Gonzalo (Asociación Chilena de Carreteras y Transporte (ACCT), 2017)
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      Cada vez es más importante el parque de puentes y estructuras ya construidas que es necesario mantener y evaluar su estado con el paso del tiempo, o tras haber sufrido alguna situación accidental, como puede ser un sismo. ...
    • Evaluation of the shrinkage and creep of medium strength self compacting concrete 

      de la Cruz, C. J.; Ramos Schneider, Gonzalo; Hurtado, W. A. Hurtado (Institute of Physics (IOP), 2017)
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      The difference between self compacting concrete (SCC) and conventional concrete (CC) is in fresh state, is the high fluidity at first and the need for vibration at second, but in hardened state, both concretes must comply ...
    • Footbridge over the Sant Adria Marina in Barcelona, Spain 

      Aparicio Bengoechea, Ángel Carlos; Ramos Schneider, Gonzalo (Institution of Civil Engineers, 2005)
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      This paper presents a description of a continuous truss footbridge comprising two spans, one of 140 m and the other 50 m. The bridge crosses the Sant Adria Marina, close to Barcelona. The width of the deck is 6 m and the ...
    • Herramienta para evaluación de riesgos laborales en la construcción de grandes viaductos de hormigón 

      Claudino Veras, Juliana; Ramos Schneider, Gonzalo; Barkokebas, Beda; Turmo Coderque, José (Asociacion Científica del Hormigón Estructural (ACHE), 2011)
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      Esta comunicación presenta una herramienta para la evaluación de riesgos laborales en obras de grandes viaductos de hormigón. Se trata de un protocolo de evaluación de riesgos que señala los riesgos de accidentes, las ...