AASHTO LRFD Guide Specifications for Design of Pedestrian Bridges

AASHTO LRFD Guide Specifications for Design of Pedestrian Bridges

AASHTO LRFD Guide Specifications for Design of Pedestrian Bridges

AASHTO LRFD Guide Specifications for Design of Pedestrian Bridges 2nd Edition These Guide Specifications address the design and construction of typical pedestrian bridges which are designed for and intended to carry primarily pedestrians, bicyclists, equestrian riders, and light maintenance vehicles, but not designed and intended to carry typical highway traffic. Pedestrian bridges with cable supports or atypical structural systems are not specifically addressed.

Table of Contents AASHTO LRFD Guide Specifications for Design of Pedestrian Bridges
1—GENERAL
1.1—Scope
1.2—Manufacturer-Designed Systems
1.3—Collision Mitigation
2—PHILOSOPHY
3—LOADS
3.1—Pedestrian Loading (PL)
3.2—Vehicle Load (LL)
3.3—Equestrian Load (LL)
3.4—Wind Load (WS)
3.5—Fatigue Load (LL)
3.6—Application of Loads
3.7—Combination of Loads
4—FATIGUE
4.1—Resistance
4.2—Fracture

5—DEFLECTIONS
6—VIBRATIONS

7—STABILITY
7.1—Half-Through Trusses
7.1.1—Lateral Frame Design Force
7.1.2—Top Chord Stability
7.1.3—Alternative Analysis Procedures
7.2—Steel Twin I-Girder and Single Tub Girder Systems
7.2.1—General
7.2.2—Lateral-Torsional Buckling Resistance—Twin I-Girder
7.2.3—Lateral-Torsional Buckling Resistance—Singly Symmetric Sections

8—TYPE SPECIFIC PROVISIONS AASHTO LRFD Guide Specifications for Design of Pedestrian Bridges
8.1—Arches
8.2—Steel HSS Members
8.2.1—General
8.2.2—Detailing
8.2.3—Tubular Fracture Critical Members
8.3—Fiber Reinforced Polymer (FRP) Members

9—DESIGN EXAMPLE AASHTO LRFD Guide Specifications for Design of Pedestrian Bridges
Illustrative Example of Key Provisions of Guide Specifications
General Information

ISBN Number : 1-56051-469-5
Item Pages : 36 Pages
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