Proposed AASHTO Guideline for Load Rating of Segmental Bridges

The objectives of this research are to (1) develop a proposed AASHTO guideline for load rating of segmental bridges; (2) propose revisions for the AASHTO Manual for Bridge Evaluation (including LFR and LRFR) and any necessary related revisions to the AASHTO LRFD Bridge Design Specifications; and (3) develop detailed rating examples with supporting training materials to demonstrate the proposed guideline and revisions to AASHTO specifications.


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  • Status: Proposed
  • Funding: $300000
  • Contract Numbers:

    Project 12-123

  • Sponsor Organizations:

    National Cooperative Highway Research Program

    Transportation Research Board
    500 Fifth Street, NW
    Washington, DC  United States  20001

    American Association of State Highway and Transportation Officials (AASHTO)

    444 North Capitol Street, NW
    Washington, DC  United States  20001

    Federal Highway Administration

    1200 New Jersey Avenue, SE
    Washington, DC  United States  20590
  • Project Managers:

    Dekelbab, Waseem

  • Start Date: 20210324
  • Expected Completion Date: 0
  • Actual Completion Date: 0

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Filing Info

  • Accession Number: 01739625
  • Record Type: Research project
  • Source Agency: Transportation Research Board
  • Contract Numbers: Project 12-123
  • Files: TRB, RiP
  • Created Date: May 18 2020 3:06PM