Practical considerations for design standards for bridges and culverts

This discussion note outlines the use made of capital cost and hydrological information to determine the deck level of a bridge or culvert, the return period being incidental, capital cost being deterministic. The approach is illustrated by an actual example. The impact of national highway standards is discussed (a).


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Media Info

  • Pagination: 177-83
  • Serial:
    • Volume: 2

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Filing Info

  • Accession Number: 01439249
  • Record Type: Publication
  • Source Agency: ARRB
  • ISBN: 642057052
  • Files: ATRI
  • Created Date: Aug 24 2012 10:06PM