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Title Simplified LRFD bridge design / [edited by] Jai B. Kim, Robert H. Kim, Jonathan R. Eberle, with Eric J. Weaver and Dave M. Mante.

Published Boca Raton, FL : CRC Press, [2013]


Location Call No. Status
 UniM ERC  624.252 SIMP    AVAILABLE
Physical description xxxix, 318 pages : illustrations ; 24 cm
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index.
Contents 1.LRFD Method of Bridge Design -- Limit States -- Load Combinations and Load Factors -- Strength Limit States for Superstructure Design -- Resistance Factors, for Strength Limits -- Design Live Load HL-93 -- Fatigue Live Load -- Number of Design Lanes, NL -- Multiple Presence Factor of Live Load, m -- Dynamic Load Allowance, IM -- Live Load Distribution Factors -- Load Combinations for the Strength I Limit State -- Simple Beam Live Load Moments and Shears Carrying Moving Concentrated Loads per Lane -- Live Load Moments and Shears for Beams (Girders) -- 2.Design Examples -- Design Example 1 Reinforced Concrete T-Beam Bridge -- Design Example 2 Load Rating of Reinforced Concrete T-Beam by the Load and Resistance Factor Rating (LRFR) Method -- Design Example 3 Composite Steel-Concrete Bridge -- Design Example 4 Longitudinal Steel Girder -- Design Example 5 Reinforced Concrete Slabs -- Design Example 6 Prestressed Interior Concrete Girder --
Contents note continued: Design Example 7 Flexural and Transverse Reinforcement for 50 ft Reinforced Concrete Girder -- Design Example 8 Determination of Load Effects Due to Wind Loads, Braking Force, Temperature Changes, and Earthquake Loads Acting on an Abutment -- 3.Practice Problems -- Practice Problem 1 Noncomposite 60 ft Steel Beam Bridge for Limit States Strength I, Fatigue II, and Service -- Practice Problem 2 161 ft Steel I-Beam Bridge with Concrete Slab -- Practice Problem 3 Interior Prestressed Concrete I-Beam -- Appendix A Distribution of Live Loads per Lane for Moment in Interior Beams (AASHTO Table -- Appendix B Distribution of Live Loads per Lane for Moment in Exterior Longitudinal Beams (AASHTO Table -- Appendix C Distribution of Live Load per Lane for Shear in Interior Beams (AASHTO Table -- Appendix D Distribution of Live Load per Lane for Shear in Exterior Beams (AASHTO Table -- Appendix E U.S. Customary Units and Their SI Equivalents.
Summary "Helping readers prepare for the civil and structural PE exam, this book presents numerous design examples that serve as a comprehensive, step-by-step guide to basic bridge design using the AASHTO LRFD Bridge Design Specifications, Fifth Edition. It offers a simplified explanation of load resistance factor design (LRFD) method-based bridge design principles and lists the AASHTO reference section numbers alongside formulas and where topics are introduced, to refer the reader to the primary source material. This is a valuable reference for civil engineering students as well as for practicing engineers"--Publisher.
Other author Kim, Jai B., 1934- editor.
Subject Iron and steel bridges -- Design and construction -- Examinations -- Study guides.
Load factor design -- Examinations -- Study guides.
Structural engineering -- Examinations -- Study guides.
ISBN 9781466566514 (hardback)
1466566515 (hardback)