EUROCODE HIGH SPEED TRAIN BRIDGES ULTIMATE LIMIT STATE SHEAR STRENGTH

  • Shear strength design
  • Shear strength – concrete only
  • Bond stresses at transfer of prestress
  • Prestress transfer length
  • Shear strength – steel

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