EUROCODE HIGH SPEED TRAIN BRIDGES MAIN DESIGN LOADS

  • Main design load combinations
  • Dead load
  • Superimposed dead load
  • Live load
  • Live load dynamic amplification
  • Live load distribution factors on girder
  • Example

Bridge Design Flowchart

Start Material Selection Design Basis Construction Stages Preliminary Girder Design Based on Span Length & Width Dead Load Live Load Service Limit Checks Preliminary Tendon Design Prestress Losses Concrete Stress Checks at Construction Concrete Stress Checks at Service Canber and Deflection Strength Flexure Strength Shear Interface Shear Design Deck Design Bridge Modeling