Manual Notice: 2016-1
From: Gregg A. Freeby, P.E., Director, Bridge Division
Manual: Bridge Railing Manual
Effective Date: July 01, 2016Anchor: #BLOXJEQO
This manual summarizes current policies governing the use of bridge railing in Texas, and it provides information on acceptable Texas bridge railing types.Anchor: #VDFVKQOC
The revisions in this version add new railing types T221P and T224; update the test lever (TL) for select railings; add the AASHTO/FHWA joint memo for MASH implementation; add steel barriers for temporary use; update combination railings acceptable for high-speed use.Anchor: #NFCAORLF
For more information about this update, contact the Bridge Division.Anchor: #XMFWAPBO
Past manual notices are available in a pdf archive.