Scour at bridge sites in Delaware, Maryland, and Virginia

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U.S. Dept. of the Interior, U.S. Geological Survey, Information Services [distributor] , Richmond, Va, Denver, CO
Scour at bridges -- Delaware, Scour at bridges -- Maryland, Scour at bridges -- Vir
Statementby Donald C. Hayes ; prepared in cooperation with the Delaware Department of Transportation, Maryland Department of Transportation, and Virginia Department of Transportation
SeriesWater-resources investigations report -- 96-4089
ContributionsDelaware. Dept. of Transportation, Maryland. Dept. of Transportation, Virginia. Dept. of Transportation, Geological Survey (U.S.)
The Physical Object
Paginationiv, 35 p. :
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Open LibraryOL13619112M

Scour at bridge sites can result in damage to bridges and ultimately cause bridge failure. Thus scour is a prime concern to officials and agencies responsible for the integrity of bridges and the safety of the traveling public.

Description Scour at bridge sites in Delaware, Maryland, and Virginia FB2

Scour data from 9 bridge sites in Delaware, Maryland, and Virginia were analyzed toCited by: 4. Additional Physical Format: Online version: Hayes, Donald C. Scour at bridge sites in Delaware, Maryland, and Virginia. Richmond, Va.: U.S.

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A 15 meter (50 ft) long, mctcr (5 ft) v,'idc, mcter (3 ft) Jeep recirculating flume was used to simulate flow patterns and the resulting scour at bridge piers and abutments.

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Delaware Memorial Bridge. The drainage area of the bridge-scour sites ranged from to 5, square miles, and the slope in the vicinity of each site ranged from to foot per foot.

Measured pier-scour depths ranged from to feet. Measured total-scour depths at minimum-bed. The Delmarva Peninsula, or simply Delmarva, is a large peninsula on the East Coast of the United States, occupied by Delaware and parts of the Eastern Shores of Maryland and peninsula is miles ( km) long.

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Field Observations and Evaluations of Streambed Scour At Bridges REFERENCES. Molinas, A.,Bridge scour in nonuniform sediment mixtures and in cohesive materials: Washington, DC, Federal Highway Administration Research Report FHWA-RD Hayes, D.C.,Scour at bridge sites in Delaware, Maryland, and Virginia: Richmond, VA, U.S.

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Plots of the Approach Section, Bridge Section and Scour Cross-Section under the bridge to a user defined scale for a plotter or to a dxf file for use in Microstation. This includes a scour cross-section for combinations of abutments and piers, and a comparison of the ABSCOUR cross-section with the corresponding HEC-RAS cross-section.

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evolution of scour at bridge piers. The SRICOS scour depth predictions were lower than predicted by the FHWA HEC method, which is currently used in most scour studies, which assumes non-cohesive soil, and which is based on ultimate-development instantaneous peak discharge.

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Maryland State Highway Administration Office of Structures SCOUR PROGRAM FOR EXISTING BRIDGES Preface Chapter 7, Scour Program for Existing Bridges, has been extensively revised from previous versions.

The primary change is that the bridge scour program for existing bridges is now being managed by the Office of Structures, Structural Inspection andFile Size: KB. Washington, DC: The National Academies Press. doi: / Note that the District of Columbia did not respond; however, a survey was completed by the Maryland SHA for a bridge for Maryland, Virginia, and District of Columbia.

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Details Scour at bridge sites in Delaware, Maryland, and Virginia FB2

18 State Bridge Type(s) of Fixed Scour Monitors Date o f Installation N ew Mexico Bernado Bridge over the Ri o Grande Magnetic Sliding Collars San Antonio Bridge over the Ri o Grande Sonar s N ew Yor k State Rte 30/ over Schohari e Cree k 1 Manual Sliding Colla r 4 US Bridge over the Hudson Riv e r 1 Sona r 4 Oregon US-Hwy Donald C.

Hayes has written: 'Site selection and collection of bridge-scour data in Delaware, Maryland, and Virginia' -- subject(s): Channels (Hydraulic engineering), Scour (Hydraulic engineering. Delaware River Joint. Toll Bridge Commission. Providing safe, dependable and efficient river crossings between Pennsylvania and New Jersey for over 80 years.

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[4] Recommended work: Replacement of bridge or other structure because of substandard load carrying capacity or substantial bridge roadway geometry. [31] Estimated cost of work: $1,