GITAM University Design of Bridges Syllabus
Loading Standards as per IRC, Railway load, Equivalent Uniformly Distributed live load, Influence
line diagram for member of Pratt truss
Slab Bridge, T-Beam Bridge
Balanced Cantilever Bridge.
Steel Truss Bridge.
Piers, abutments, wing walls factors effecting and stability, well foundations. Design of well,
construction; open sinking of wells, Plugging, sand filling and casting of well cap
1. D. Johnson Victor, Essentials of Bridge Engineering, Oxford & IBH Publishing Co.Pvt.Ltd, 5th