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  • Simplified probabilistic model for maximum traffic load from weigh-in-motion data 

    Soriano Ibáñez, Miguel; Casas Rius, Joan Ramon; Ghosn, Michel (Routledge/Taylor and Francis Group, 2018)
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    This paper reviews the simplified procedure proposed by Ghosn and Sivakumar to model the maximum expected traffic load effect on highway bridges and illustrates the methodology using a set of Weigh-In-Motion (WIM) data ...
  • Quality specifications for roadway bridges: standardization at a European level 

    Casas Rius, Joan Ramon; Matos, Jose C. (CRC Press, 2019)
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    Across Europe, the need to manage roadway bridges efficiently led to the development of multiple management systems in different countries. Despite presenting similar architectural frameworks, there are relevant differences ...
  • Posibilidades de los métodos numéricos en el mundo industrial 

    Oñate Ibáñez de Navarra, Eugenio (2002)
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  • Fiber optics for load testing 

    Casas Rius, Joan Ramon; Barrias, Antonio Jose de Sousa; Rodríguez, Gerardo; Villalba Herrero, Sergi (CRC Press, 2019)
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    This chapter presents the application of fiber optic sensor technology in the monitoring of a load test. First, the description of the fiber optic technology is described with main emphasis in the case of distributed optical ...
  • Diagnostic load testing of bridges: background and examples of application 

    Olaszek, Piotr; Casas Rius, Joan Ramon (CRC Press, 2019)
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    This chapter presents principles and justification of diagnostic load tests of bridges as normally performed. Normally, diagnostic tests serve to verify and adjust the predictions of an analytical model. However, as presented ...
  • Operational oceanography at the service of the ports 

    Álvarez Fanjul, Enrique; García Sotillo, Marcos; Pérez Gómez, Begoña; Grifoll Colls, Manel; Espino Infantes, Manuel; Mestres Ridge, Marc; Cerralbo Peñarroya, Pablo; Sánchez-Arcilla Conejo, Agustín (2018)
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    The implementation of operational oceanography in the past 15 years has provided many societal benefits and has led to many countries adopting a formal roadmap for providing ocean forecasts. Continuing the tradition of two ...
  • Alpine foreland basins 

    Barnolas, Antonio; Larrasoaña, Juan Cruz; Pujalte Navarro, Victoriano; Salvany Duran, Josep Maria (Springer, 2019)
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    This chapter deals with the two Alpine Foreland Basins of the Iberian Peninsula. The first part of the chapter refers to the South Pyrenean Foreland Basin and its westward prolongation, the Basque–Cantabrian Paleogene ...
  • Cracking in asphalt materials 

    Dave, Eshan; Botella Nieto, Ramón; Marsac, Paul; Bodin, Didier; Sauzeat, Cédric; Nguyen, Mai Lan (Springer, 2018)
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    This chapter provides a comprehensive review of both laboratory characterization and modelling of bulk material fracture in asphalt mixtures. For the purpose of organization, this chapter is divided into a section on ...
  • Economic analysis and life cycle approach to compare drying reed beds and conventional treatments for sludge management 

    Uggetti, Enrica; Ferrer Martí, Ivet; Castellnou, Roger; Güell, David; Molist, Jordi; García Serrano, Joan (2010)
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    This book gathers experiences on sludge treatments wetlands from different European countries. Design and operation criteria adopted in Europe are here summarised. Focus is put on describing dewatering and mineralisation ...
  • Enginyeria de la construcció 

    Molins i Borrell, Climent (Proa-Enciclopèdia Catalana SAU, 2019)
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  • Tratamiento de aguas potables 

    Ferrer Martí, Ivet; García Serrano, Joan; Baronet, Xavier (Ediciones Paraninfo, 2019)
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    Se presentan en forma sintética los aspectos teóricos involucrados en el tratamiento de aguas residuales urbanas, potables, industriales y lodos, seguido de aplicaciones de estos conceptos. Este libro ha sido realizado con ...
  • Tratamiento de bajo coste 

    Ferrer Martí, Ivet; Baronet, Xavier; García Serrano, Joan (Ediciones Paraninfo, 2019)
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    Se presentan en forma sintética los aspectos teóricos involucrados en el tratamiento de aguas residuales urbanas, potables, industriales y lodos, seguido de aplicaciones de estos conceptos. Este libro ha sido realizado con ...

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