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Additional Information:

There are a number of documents available in the Document Center  that contain information pertinent to the bridge evaluation program, including:

- Summary of FHWA findings
- KDOT letter to Bridge Owners

- Kansas Bridge Glossary
- Kansas Bridge Efficiency Ratings


To view these documents, please click here.

Upcoming Events

Because of significant changes to the 2012 Bridge Inspection Manual, dates for the Kansas Department of Transportation 2012 In-house Bridge Inspection School are being offered only in February and March. If inspectors do not attend one of the four scheduled sessions, they will be deemed ineligible to perform these inspections in 2012.

To register for one of the training sessions, e-mail Brian Engelke at briane@ksdot.org. Seating is limited, and reservations will be on a “first come, first serve” basis. 

Event

Date

Location

2012 In-House Bridge Inspection School

February 21, 2012

Hays

2012 In-House Bridge Inspection School

February 23, 2012

Bonner Springs

2012 In-House Bridge Inspection School

February 21, 2012

Salina

2012 In-House Bridge Inspection School

February 21, 2012

Topeka


The new manual includes one chapter devoted fully to scour critical evaluations and a separate chapter devoted to fracture critical inspections. You’ll learn about these and: