Structure and Bridge Division
Manual of the Structure and Bridge Division
The standards, details, and design aids included in the various parts of Manual of the Structure and Bridge Division are provided for informational purposes only. VDOT does not warranty any of the information contained therein. It is the responsibility of the designer/engineer to perform adequate checks to ensure that the designs, details, calculations are adequate/appropriate for the specific design with the applicable specifications.
Refer to the memoranda with each part of Manual of the Structure and Bridge Division for updates on information on new issues, revisions and other miscellaneous information. All the files are in pdf format.
MicroStation DGN files are included as file attachments to the PDF files for Part 3 thru Part 8 and Part 12.
NOTE: ALWAYS CHECK WEBSITE FOR UPDATES. For reference, last release/revision dates as shown below.
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Part 1 Preface – Manual Overview and Use PDF 4/29/2022
Part 3 Current Details PDF 4/29/2022
Part 4 Prestressed Concrete Beam Standards PDF 10/30/2020
Part 7 Steel Plate Girder Standards PDF 04/30/20
Part 8 Steel Beam with Timber Deck Superstructure Standards PDF 10/30/2020
Part 12 Sound Walls - Architectural Treatment PDF 06/26/13
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