continuous truss

continuous truss

A truss that extends over three or more supports.
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Flexural Behavior of Composite Precast Concrete Sandwich Panels With Continuous Truss Connectors", PCI Journal, 39(2): 112-121.
Preliminary studies for the main river unit included a parallel chord continuous truss, a tied arch, and a variable depth continuous truss.
Rising 205 feet above water, the bridge, typically open to vehicles and bikes only, takes participants from the Washington to Oregon side of the Columbia River across the longest continuous truss span bridge in North America.
The longest continuous truss span bridge in North America, the Astoria-Megler Bridge rises 205 feet above the river, offering a challenging incline as well as beautiful views of the historic Astoria and Warrenton communities below.
As the longest continuous truss span bridge in North America, the Astoria-Megler Bridge rises 205 feet above the river offering a challenging incline as well as beautiful views of the historic Astoria and Warrenton communities below.
Not only is the bridge the longest continuous truss span bridge in North America, it also features a challenging incline where the structure rises 205 feet above the river offering beautiful views of the historic region.
Made of 11 steel stringer spans and three Warren through trusses, the continuous truss vertical lift span at the center is the longest in Florida.

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