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By Liquan Xie, Dianjian Huang

Advanced Engineering and Technology comprises one hundred ten technical papers from the 2014 Annual Congress on complicated Engineering and know-how (CAET 2014, Hong Kong, 19-20 April 2014, together with the 4th Workshop on utilized Mechanics and Civil Engineering, AMCE 2014). The contributions concentrate on complex theories and applied sciences on the topic of development engineering, geotechnical engineering, street and bridge engineering, hydraulic engineering, environmental engineering, toxins and keep watch over, water assets and water remedy, mechanics in engineering, water and soil conservation, numerical software program and purposes, weather switch and environmental dynamics, clever safeguard structures, chemistry, biochemical and foodstuff engineering, and modelling and information research.

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5 m total height and 32 m above the deck. The tower includes right and left legs. The two legs of the tower are connected by a crossbeam which is fixed with the girder. Vertical loads are transferred by the webs and diaphragms of the crossbeam. Due to adopting double traffic system, the paths for pedestrians and bicyclists are placed at the crossbeam of the tower, which led to complex structure and mechanical behavior of the tower-girder fixed region. In order to insure the reliability of the bridge, vertical, transverse and longitudinal prestressed tendons are arranged, see Figure 3.

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Loads calculated by the integral truss model as boundary conditions and adding to the end of the three-dimensional model, the local stress of the tower-girder fixed region can be analyzed. 2 Finite element model The analysis is focused on the tower-girder fixed region. The range of calculation model not only includes the tower-girder fixed region, but also extends at both ends appropriately. 5 m are taken into account. The concrete is simulated as tetrahedron element with 10 nodes, the prestressed tendons are simulated as 3D rod element by means of adding initial strain, see Figure 4.

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