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Bridge Construction Manual


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1.0 INTRODUCTION

(Updated 10/26/11)

  • Published


2.0 CONTRACTOR CONSTRUCTION STAKING

(Updated 5/21/13)

  • Published



3.0 TEMPORARY DETOUR BRIDGES

(Updated 1/01/07)

  • Published



4.0 EXCAVATION AND EMBANKMENTS

(Updated 1/01/07)

  • Under Development




4.1 MSE WALLS

(Updated 8/28/08)

  • Published.



5.0 FOUNDATION GENERAL

(Updated 1/01/07)

  • Under Development




5.3. DRIVEN PILE

(Updated 5/21/13)




5.4. DRILLED SHAFTS

(Updated 1/11/08)

  • Published



6.1 (Chapter 5 - Bridge Design Manual)

(Updated 1/01/09)

  • Published




7.0 REINFORCEMENT

(Updated 1/01/07)

  • Under Development


8.0 REINFORCED CONCRETE STRUCTURES

(Updated 4/26/12)

  • Published




9.0 STRUCTURAL STEEL

(Updated 1/01/07)

  • Published.



10.0 PAINTING (New Structures)

(Updated 1/01/07)

  • Published.




11.0 BEARING DEVICES

(Updated 1/01/07)

  • Published.




12.0 DECKS

(Updated 1/01/07)

  • Under Development




13.0 BOX CULVERT

(Updated 1/01/07)

  • Under Development


14.0 REINFORCED CONCRETE HAUNCHED SLAB

(Updated 1/01/07)

  • Under Development



15.0 PRESTRESS CONCRETE GIRDER

(Updated 1/01/07)

  • Under Development




16.0 EXPANSION JOINT

(Updated 1/01/07)

  • Under Development



17.0 RAILING / SIDEWALKS / MEDIAN

(Updated 1/01/07)

  • Under Development




18.0 BRIDGE UTILITIES

(Updated 1/01/07)

  • Under Development




19.0 REPAIRS

(Updated 1/01/07)

  • Under Development




20.0 SIGN TRUSS

(Updated 1/01/07)

  • Under Development



21.0 QUANTITY CALCULATIONS

(Updated 1/01/07)

  • Under Development




APPENDIX

(Updated 1/01/07)

  • Under Development