Civil & Structural Supplement
Engineers File Note
Although widely used for canals and railways, structural brickwork has not been as much used in modern civil engineering as in light building structures. Post-tensioned brick diaphragm walls for the bridge abutments at Glinton by-pass provide a useful reminder of brick’s cost effective role in heavier civil engineering projects.
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