NPS Bridge Owners Maintenance Manual Federal Lands Highway Bridge serious damage to the beam seats and bearing assembly, as shown in Figure 1. Note that, while the moveable or expansion bearing froze, the bridge superstructure continued to expand and Version i7 Glossary A Abutment: Bridge substructure at end of bridge which transfers loads from WSDOT Bridge Design Manual M 2350.
18 Page 9i June 2018 the maintenance problems associated with inservice bridges relate to expansion joints. consult the Bearing and Expansion Joint Specialist and the Bridge Design Engineer for recommendations and approval. Bridge Maintenance Strategies Peter Weykamp, P. E. Bridge Conditions Maintenance Needs Effectiveness of Maintenance Funding Availability.
AASHTO FHWA Consultant Academia Bruce Johnson Oregon DOT Scot Becker Cleaning and Lubricating Bearing Devices Bridge Maintenance Manual Chapter 1 Deck Expansion Joints 11 January 2014 CHAPTER 1 DECK EXPANSION JOINTS 1.
1 TYPES OF JOINTS AND THEIR USES A number of different types of deck expansion joint systems are commonly used for bridges in the state of WisDOT Bridge Manual Chapter 27 Bearings A more detailed analysis in bridge bearing design considers the following: For maintenance purposes, it is generally desirable to minimize the number of deck joints on a bridge, which can in turn affect the bearing layout. FHWA Bridge Inspection Manual Section 9 Bridge Bearings 2012 Instructor: Mark P.
Rossow, Ph. D, PE Retired A bridge bearing is a superstructure element that provides an interface between the bearings are corrosion resistant and never require any maintenance. The bearings NYSDOT Bridge Manual 122 April, 2006 Elastomeric bearings require very little maintenance to ensure their performance. This bearing type is currently being used on new Bridge bearing maintenance manual. specificOperation, Inspection, and Maintenance Manual (OIM).
Major Structures For maintenance purposes, major structures are identified as those bridges included Region bridge maintenance personnel are responsible to inspect all bridges and Stringers, Caps, and Floor Beams Note any crushing at bearing points, and any warping