Guide Specifications for Wind Loads on Bridges During Construction

These guide specifications establish minimum requirements for wind loads on bridges during construction before a deck is placed. All other aspects of the design shall be performed in accordance to the AASHTO LRFD Bridge Design Specifications or as specified by the bridge owner, as appropriate. The wind loads determined using these specifications are to be used for checking bridge girders, temporary and permanent bracing, and the permanent substructure during the erection of the girders and up to the time of placement of the deck.


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Media Info

  • Media Type: Web
  • Edition: 1st Edition
  • Features: References;
  • Pagination: 26p

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Filing Info

  • Accession Number: 01633594
  • Record Type: Publication
  • ISBN: 9781560516511
  • Report/Paper Numbers: GSWLB-1
  • Files: TRIS, ATRI
  • Created Date: Apr 28 2017 4:50PM