Integral Abutments for Steel Bridges

This guideline discusses the historical development and the resulting design procedures for integral abutments in steel girder bridges. Subjects addressed include long-term serviceability, low maintenance characteristics, and economy of construction.

  • Supplemental Notes:
    • This document is Chapter 5 of Volume II of the "Highway Structures Design Handbook," of which certain chapters are published individually.
  • Corporate Authors:

    Tennessee Department of Transportation

    James K. Polk State Office Building, 505 Deaderick Street
    Nashville, TN  United States  37243

    American Iron and Steel Institute

    1101 17th Street, NW, Suite 1300
    Washington, DC  United States  20036-4700

    American Institute of Steel Construction, Incorporated

    National Steel Bridge Alliance
    One East Wacker Drive, Suite 3100
    Chicago, IL  United States  60601-2001
  • Authors:
    • Wasserman, Edward P
    • Walker, John Houston
  • Publication Date: 1996-10


  • English

Media Info

  • Media Type: Print
  • Features: Figures; References; Tables;
  • Pagination: 44p

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Filing Info

  • Accession Number: 01001578
  • Record Type: Publication
  • Report/Paper Numbers: H009
  • Created Date: Jul 1 2005 11:43AM