This work offers guidance on bridge design for extreme events induced by human beings. This document provides the designer with information on the response of concrete bridge columns subjected to blast loads as well as blast-resistant design and detailing guidelines and analytical models of blast load distribution. The content of this guideline should be considered in situations where resisting blast loads is deemed warranted by the owner or designer.This work offers guidance on bridge design for extreme events induced by human beings.
|Title||:||AASHTO Guide Specifications for LRFD Seismic Bridge Design|
|Publisher||:||AASHTO - 2011|