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Guide Specifications for Design of Pedestrian Bridges

| Washington, DC

  • Client:

    Transportation Research Board
  • Service:

    Research & Specification Development
  • Status:

  • Overview

    Under NCHRP 20-07/Task 244, Modjeski and Masters led the research for preparing specifications and commentary for the design of pedestrian bridges in a load and resistance factor design (LRFD) format that could be recommended to AASHTO as a stand alone guide specification. The specifications are based on the AASHTO Guide Specifications for Design of Pedestrian Bridges, past successful experiences, and state-of-the-art research and knowledge.
  • Description

    Tasks Performed
    • Research and Code Development

    Bridge Geometry
    • Length of Main Span – n/a
    • Total Project Length – n/a
    • Lanes on Structure – n/a
  • Credits

    Dr. John Kulicki, PE, SE (Project Principal)
    Dr. Thomas Murphy, PE, SE (Principal Investigator)