bridge deck

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Noun1.bridge deck - an upper deck where a ship is steered and the captain standsbridge deck - an upper deck where a ship is steered and the captain stands
conning tower - a raised bridge on a submarine; often used for entering and exiting
fly bridge, flybridge, flying bridge, monkey bridge - the highest navigational bridge on a ship; a small (often open) deck above the pilot house
pilothouse, wheelhouse - an enclosed compartment from which a vessel can be navigated
upper deck - a higher deck
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Below, to star-board, on the bridge deck, the pilot saw the crushed mess-room door, roughly bulkheaded against the pounding seas.
Its cabins occupied its axis,, with a sort of bridge deck above, and the gas-chambers gave the whole affair the shape of a gipsy's hooped tent, except that it was much flatter.
The work will include the renewal of bridge deck waterproofing and fixing the joints which link the bridge deck.
Tenders are invited for Removal of bridge deck M-25, Velk enov
Maintenance work will get underway on the Kincardine Bridge today (Wednesday) and it's the seventh and final phase of essential maintenance to the bridge deck.
One of the earlier Omnia Bridge Deck Units in use is that forming part of the Bridlington Integrated Transport Plan.
Over the past eight years, the Michigan Tech Research Institute (MTRI) in Ann Arbor, Michigan has been investigating how UAS can be used to assist transportation managers in asset management, specifically in the assessment of unpaved roads, bridge deck conditions and traffic monitoring.
"Several areas of the bridge deck have deteriorated leading to a poor riding surface, although no immediate hazards were identified.
Also, the section of Sunnybrook Boulevard that crosses the interstate will see bridge joint removal, pavement removal at bridge ends, bridge deck grinding and final bridge joint and paving replacement work.
Network Rail called in GLS Coatings of Mold, Flintshire, to apply an insulating coating under the bridge deck. To make certain that no sudden electrical spike could affect the bridge deck, Network Rail devised a power system for the bridge which incorporates surge arresters.
Contractors manually hand-pouring flatwork and bridge deck projects can substantially improve ride smoothness while significantly reducing labour costs and time requirements by using Terex Bid-Well pavers," says Simon Croker, global product line director, Terex MPS.
Moreover, it was confirmed that the degree of abnormality and the degree of change that can be calculated by converting the geometric characteristics to numerical values correspond with the results measured by strain sensors embedded within the bridge deck, validating the effectiveness of the technology.