TRBas National Cooperative Highway Research Program (NCHRP) Report 700: A Comparison of AASHTO Bridge Load Rating Methods documents an analysis of 1, 500 bridges that represent various material types and configurations using AASHTOWareTM VirtisAr to compare the load factor rating to load and resistance factor rating for both moment and shear induced by design vehicles, American Association of State Highway and Transportation Officials (AASHTO) legal loads, and eight additional permit/legal vehicles.Before the Guide Manual was endorsed by the AASHTO Highway Subcommittee on Bridges and Structures (HSCOBS) to ... The choice of load rating method may affect the transportation of goods and services over the nationa#39;s highways byanbsp;...
|Title||:||A Comparison of AASHTO Bridge Load Rating Methods|
|Author||:||Mark Mlynarski, Wagdy G. Wassef, Andrzej S. Nowak|
|Publisher||:||Transportation Research Board - 2011-01-01|