Download the sample of Bridge Construction Drawings
Bridge construction drawings will consist of the drawings of expansion joints, piers, anchorages, bridge bearings, deck section, girders, slabs, trapezoidal tub, site layout and surveys etc.
In order to make successful bridge fabrication and construction, the bridge construction drawings should be perfect and comprehensive. There are two types of drawings which range from design drawings and shop drawings. Design drawings contain the structure configuration and present useful information for field assembly. Shop drawings supply in-depth information for the fabrication of individual components.
Bridge construction drawings can be used for conveying design and fabrication information to the material fabricator and construction team. All the drawings should complete, understandable, and precise as well as include all crucial information together with material specifications and material lists.
Following is the construction drawing of the new cooper river bridge located at South Carolina. All the drawings are schematic. The construction drawings are used to create the foundation of the bridge.