Messina strait suspension bridge
Deck Section Model Wind Tunnel Tests (1:300sectional model) finalized at adequate design of Full Bridge Aeroelastic Model. Steady aerodynamic coefficients, flutter derivatives and vortex shedding measures. Design construction and test of Full Bridge Aeroelastic Model in Boundary Layer Flow. Validation of numerical methods adopting a modal representation of the bridge and using the experimental data as reference.
Year of the study: 2005
Client: Astaldi S.p.A.
Location: Messina Strait (Italy)
Area: Research project and Commercial project