Bridge Inspection Manual

The Bridge Inspection Manual was written to guide inspectors through inspection and inventory coding of bridges. This manual defines elements of bridges requiring maintenance, repair, rehabilitation, or replacement.

Revision History / Individual Chapters

Publication Date: 
Friday, December 1, 2006
Publication Number: 
M 36-64
Last modified: 
07/20/2017 - 09:20
Publication Version: 
M 36-64.07
Manual Manager: 
Glen Scroggins 360-570-2557, Roman Peralta 360-705-7870
Originator: 
Bridge Preservation; Local Programs
Number of Pages: 
694

Bridge Inspection Manual Individual Chapters

Foreword (pdf 269 KB)
Comment Request Form (154 KB)
Contents (pdf 257 KB)
Introduction (pdf 272 KB)

Chapter 1 Bridge Inspection Organization Requirements (pdf 1.2 MB)
Chapter 2 Bridge Files and Documentation (pdf 3.9 MB)
Chapter 3 Inspections and Reports (pdf 5.1 MB)
Chapter 4 WSDOT Bridge Elements (pdf 9.9 MB)
Chapter 5 Load Rating and Scour (pdf 1.4 MB)
Chapter 6 Damage and Repairs (pdf 600 KB)
Chapter 7 Quality Control/Quality Assurance (pdf 1.3 MB) 
Chapter 8 Electrical and Mechanical (pdf 2.1 MB)
Chapter 9 Tunnels (pdf 566 KB)

Revision History

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2017 January

M 36-64.07

PDF (9.32 MB)

PDF (4.8 MB)

2015 December

M 36-64.06

PDF (9.32 MB)

PDF (4.8 MB)

2015 March

M 36-64.05

PDF (9.32 MB)

PDF (4.8 MB)

2014 November

M 36-64.04    

PDF (9.32 MB)

PDF (16.4 MB)

2012 November

M 36-64.03

PDF (9.5 MB)

PDF (9.5 MB)

2010 February

M 36-64.02

PDF (13.6 MB)

PDF (3.7 MB)

2009 February

M 36-64.01

 

PDF (3.7MB)