Tom Swailes's scientific contributions

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Conference Paper
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This paper investigates the effectiveness of rubber isolators for retrofitting highway concrete bridges. The Huamani Bridge is analysed as a case study. Located on the central coast of Peru, this bridge was constructed around 1950 with obsolete seismic provisions, using fixed steel bearings. It suffered from severe damage during the 2007 Pisco Eart...