Can any one please suggest me at what height should I opt for a hollow pier? Currently I'm working on preliminary design of bridge with 131ft and 200ft tall piers. I made assumptions of cross section of hollow pier based on the literature in 'Bridge Engineering Handbook by Wai-Fah Chen and Lian Duan' from bridge that have been constructed. I am in need of literature that discusses tall hollow pier's design in detail.
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