Bridge Cable Sockets Market research report categorizes the global market by Type (Open Strand Sockets, Closed Strand Sockets, Open Wire Rope Spelter Sockets, Closed Wire Rope Spelter Sockets, Closed Bridge Sockets, Open Bridge Sockets, Anchor Sockets, Bridge Clamps, Prolite Sockets), By Material Type (Wrought Iron, Steel), By Application (Pipeline Bridges, Cable-stayed Bridges
, Suspension Bridges, Pedestrian Bridges, Highway/Railroad Bridges, Others), By Sales Channel (New Sales, Replacement) & By Region.
"A very small proportion of our structures are suspension or cable-stayed bridges
but none of them are of similar construction to the one in Genoa.
Highways England revealed only a "very small proportion" of 21,000 structures onmotorwaysand A roads are "suspension or cable-stayed bridges
A consultation is considering options for different bridges, including extrados bridges, cable-stayed bridges
and balanced cantilever bridges.
This is because, normally, main tension elements of structural cables, especially in the case of stay cables of cable-stayed bridges
, are covered by layers of corrosion protection elements and their condition is hidden from inspectors using traditional methods of inspection.
Hempel has an extensive track record of protecting infrastructure, including four of the world's ten largest cable-stayed bridges
, and so was appointed to provide a top-quality coating system for this project.
In recent decades, cable-stayed bridges
have become popular worldwide due to their aesthetical appearance, structural efficiency, and short construction period.
For long-span cable-stayed bridges
, the multispan cable-stayed bridges
with three or more towers have been a recent design trend [1, 2].
In recent decades, engineers have recognized cable-stayed bridges
as the most efficient and cost-effective structural form for medium- to long-span bridges.
The construction of cable-stayed bridges
is rapidly increasing all over the world.
In recent years, bridge health monitoring system (BHMS) has been developed rapidly and widely used in large bridges, especially in cable-stayed bridges
. Sensors, which are required to monitor the structural status and influential environmental parameters, are the most important foundation of BHMS.