Development of a Bridge Deck Management System for the Washington State Department of Transportation

This report documents development of a systematic bridge deck management system for the Washington State Department of Transportation. This system determines present and future bridge deck condition, estimates required reconstruction and its associated costs, and prioritizes and selects reconstruction while considering either budget constraints or condition level constraints.


Publication Date: 
Tuesday, March 1, 1988
Publication Number: 
WA-RD 152.1
Last modified: 
10/12/2016 - 15:41
Khossrow Babaei.
Washington State Transportation Center (TRAC)
Number of Pages: 
Bridge decks, Bridge management systems, Constraints, Costs, Level of service, Maintenance, Reconstruction, Rehabilitation (Maintenance), Strategic planning, Structural deterioration and defects.