E3S Web Conf.
Volume 106, 20195th International Scientific Conference on Civil Engineering-Infrastructure-Mining
|Number of page(s)||6|
|Published online||24 June 2019|
Dynamic response of a cable-stayed footbridge to high-energy mining tremors
Cracow University of Technology, Warszawska 24, 31-155 Krakow, Poland
2 University of Waterloo, 200 University Avenue West, Waterloo N2L 3G1, Canada
3 Aspekt Laboratorium Sp. z o.o., Chopina 96, 43-600 Jaworzno, Poland
* Corresponding author: email@example.com
In this work an analysis of the dynamic response of a cable-stayed footbridge to mining tremors typical for two main regions of mining activity in Poland, i.e. the Legnica-Glogow Copper District (LGCD) and the Upper Silesian Coal Basin (USCB) is presented. For analysis, a 3-D finite element (FE) model of the structure was created in the ABAQUS/Standard software program. As a final result, the dynamic responses of the footbridge to the typical mining tremors were delivered. For this stage, the numerical simulations were conducted with the non-uniform kinematic excitation as well as with the uniform kinematic excitation. Finally, the evaluation of two calculation approaches was also made for the studied structure.
Key words: Footbridge / Dynamic analysis / Seismic assessment / Non-uniform ground excitations / High-energy mining tremor
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