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Bridge Failure Database

Goteborg arch bridge

Year 1959
Type Road
Country Sweden (5)
Cause Limited knowledge
Details Transverse oscillations
Fatalities 0
Injuries 0
Collapse no
Phase construction
Period 1941-1990
Continent Europe
Reference SCHEER, J., Versagen von Bauwerken, Band 1: Brücken, Ernst & Sohn, Berlin, 2000.

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