Open Girder Bridges

Open Girder Bridges - before installing MSE wall tiebacks...

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Mechanically Stabilized Earth (MSE) Wall Diagram MSE Wall Facing Pile Cans Supports Existing Freeway Bridge Profile Open Girder Bridge Existing Bridge Renovation Concrete Girders Back Wall Concrete Deck Panels Abutment Bridge Underneath Concrete Girders Back Wall Rigid Foam MSE Wall Facing Concrete Deck Panels Abutment Tips: - MSE walls are used to maintain structural integrity of material supporting bridges - Remember to drive piles/pile cans in
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Unformatted text preview: before installing MSE wall tiebacks Additional Info: - Association for Mechanically Stabilized Earth (http://www.amsewalls.org/) Tips: - Pile Caps Abutment Girders Deck Panels Back Wall and Tie-ins - Concrete bridges require less equipment, can utilize precast deck panels, and have longer life spans than steel bridges Additional Info: - Portland Cements Bridge Page (http://www.cement.org/bridges/) Soldier Pile Shoring...
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