Bridge construction technology has evolved over the years. In this age of advanced science, technology and machines, bridges have undergone various changes and different types of bridges are being constructed in major countries of the world. Construction techniques like slurry walls, post-tensioning, soil freezing, reinforced earth walls, suspension, folding etc. are being used. Bridge construction is changing. New construction techniques and new materials are emerging and accordingly the construction machinery industry has played a pivotal role in the overall development of bridge construction.
Types of Bridge Construction Machines
The various machineries for constructing bridges are :