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Bridge Standard Detail Sheets

This page last updated: July 22, 2014

Bridge Standard Detail Sheets (XS) are developed and maintained by the Division of Engineering Services (DES).   The detail sheets are intended to be inserted directly into either the District PS&E package or the Structure PS&E package. The details are considered to be “Project Plans” for contract administration purposes in accordance with Section 5-1.02 “Contract Components”, of the 2010 Standard Specifications.

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Bridge Standard Detail Sheets are in Microstation Format (DGN) and Adobe Acrobat Portable Document Format (PDF).

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    TABLE OF CONTENTS
    XS Sheet Number XS Sheet Title Format Approval Date
     
  • SECTION 1 - Bridge Superstructure
  •     xs1-120 Precast Prestressed I Girder dgn pdf July 2014
        xs1-121-1 PC/PS Bulb-Tee Girder (Debonded Strands) dgn pdf July 2014
        xs1-121-2 PC/PS Bulb-Tee Girder (Miscellaneous Details) dgn pdf July 2014
        xs1-122-1 PC/PS Bulb-Tee Girder (Harped Strands) dgn pdf July 2014
        xs1-122-2 PC/PS Bulb-Tee Girder (Miscellaneous Details) dgn pdf July 2014
        xs1-125 PC/PS Concrete Slab Girder (Without CIP Deck) dgn pdf July 2014
        xs1-410-1 Steel Girder Shop Splice & Stud Connector Details dgn pdf July 2014
        xs1-410-2 Steel Girder Transverse Stiffener Details dgn pdf July 2014
        xs1-410-3 Steel Girder Connection Stiffener Details dgn pdf July 2014
     
  • SECTION 2 - Bridge Substructure
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  • SECTION 3 - Bridge Structure Approaches
  •     xs3-010-1 Structure Approach Type N (45D) Details No.1 dgn pdf July 2011
        xs3-010-2 Structure Approach Type N (45D) Details No.2 dgn pdf July 2011
        xs3-110 Structure Approach Drainage Details dgn pdf July 2011
        xs3-120 Structure Approach Type N (30S) dgn pdf July 2011
        xs3-130 Structure Approach Type R (30S) dgn pdf July 2011
        xs3-140 Structure Approach Type N (30D) dgn pdf July 2011
        xs3-150 Structure Approach Type R (30D) dgn pdf July 2011
        xs3-160 Structure Approach Type EQ (10) dgn pdf July 2011
        xs3-170 Structure Approach Type R (10S) dgn pdf July 2011
        xs3-180 Structure Approach Type R (10D) dgn pdf July 2011
     
  • SECTION 4 - Bridge Abutments
  •     xs4-210 Slope Paving-Full Slope-No Skew dgn pdf July 2014
     
  • SECTION 5 - Bridge Wingwalls
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  • SECTION 6 - Bridge Foundations
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  • SECTION 7 - Bridge Seismic
  •     xs7-010 Column Casing-Steel dgn pdf July 2014
        xs7-020 Column Casing-FRP Composite System dgn pdf July 2014
        xs7-030 Limits of Payment for Excavation and Backfill dgn pdf July 2014
        xs7-040 Cable Restrainer Type 1 (New) dgn pdf July 2014
        xs7-041 Cable Restrainer Type 1 (Retrofit) dgn pdf July 2014
        xs7-050-1 Cable Restrainer Type 2 Details No.1 (New) dgn pdf July 2014
        xs7-050-2 Cable Restrainer Type 2 Details No.2 (New) dgn pdf July 2014
        xs7-070 Restrainer Details for Pipe Extender/Shear Key (New) dgn pdf July 2014
        xs7-071 Restrainer Details for Pipe Extender/Shear Key (Retrofit) dgn pdf July 2014
        xs7-080 Pipe Extender/Shear Key Details (New) dgn pdf July 2014
        xs7-081 Pipe Extender/Shear Key Details (Retrofit) dgn pdf July 2014
        xs7-090 Cable Restrainer Hardware Details dgn pdf July 2014
        xs7-100-1 Slab Bridge Seat Extender-Details No.1 dgn pdf July 2014
        xs7-100-2 Slab Bridge Seat Extender-Details No.2 dgn pdf July 2014
        xs7-110 Deck and Soffit Openings dgn pdf July 2014
     
  • SECTION 8 - Bridge Joint Seals
  •     xs8-010 Strip Joint Seal Assembly-Maximum Movement Rating = 4" dgn pdf July 2014
        xs8-020 Joint Seal-Hinge Details-Movement Rating Greater than 4" dgn pdf July 2014
        xs8-030 Joint Seal-Abutment Details-Movement Rating Greater than 4" dgn pdf July 2014
        xs8-050 Joint Armor for Pedestrian Walkways dgn pdf July 2014
     
  • SECTION 9 - Bridge Bearings
  •     xs9-010 PTFE/Spherical Expansion Bearing Details dgn pdf July 2014
        xs9-020 PTFE/Spherical Fixed Bearing Details dgn pdf July 2014
        xs9-030 Steel Laminated Elastomeric Bearings dgn pdf July 2014
     
  • SECTION 10 - Bridge Deck Drains
  •     xs10-010 Deck Drain-Type C dgn pdf July 2011
        xs10-020 Deck Drain-Type D-2 Modified dgn pdf July 2011
     
  • SECTION 11 - Railroads
  •     xs11-010 Minimum Railroad Requirements for Overhead Structures dgn pdf July 2014
     
  • SECTION 12 - Earth Retaining Systems
  •     xs12-020 Test Nail Details dgn pdf July 2014
        xs12-021 Wall Drain Details dgn pdf July 2014
        xs12-030-1 Vertical Ground Anchor Details No.1 dgn pdf July 2014
        xs12-030-2 Vertical Ground Anchor Details No.2 dgn pdf July 2014
        xs12-040 Sub Horizontal Ground Anchor Details dgn pdf July 2014
        xs12-050 Cantilever Soldier Pile Wall Details dgn pdf July 2014
        xs12-060-1 Soldier Pile Wall with Walers-Details No.1 dgn pdf July 2014
        xs12-060-2 Soldier Pile Wall with Walers-Details No.2 dgn pdf July 2014
        xs12-070 Soldier Pile Wall with Ground Anchors dgn pdf July 2014
        xs12-080 Soldier Pile Wall Lagging Details dgn pdf July 2014
        xs12-090 Concrete Barrier Slab Details dgn pdf July 2014
     
  • SECTION 13 - Mechanically Stabilized Embankment
  •     xs13-020-1 Mechanically Stabilized Embankment-Details No.1 dgn pdf July 2014
        xs13-020-2 Mechanically Stabilized Embankment-Details No.2 dgn pdf July 2014
        xs13-020-3 Mechanically Stabilized Embankment-Details No.3 dgn pdf July 2014
        xs13-020-4 Mechanically Stabilized Embankment-Details No.4 dgn pdf July 2014
        xs13-020-5 Mechanically Stabilized Embankment-Details No.5 dgn pdf July 2014
        xs13-020-6 Mechanically Stabilized Embankment-Details No.6 dgn pdf July 2014
     
  • SECTION 14 - Retaining Walls with Soundwalls
  •     xs14-210-1 Retaining Wall Type 1SW-Details No.1 dgn pdf July 2014
        xs14-210-2 Retaining Wall Type 1SW-Details No.2 dgn pdf July 2014
        xs14-220-1 Retaining Wall Type 1SWB-Details No.1 dgn pdf July 2014
        xs14-220-2 Retaining Wall Type 1SWB-Details No.2 dgn pdf July 2014
        xs14-310-1 Retaining Wall Type 1SWP-Details No.1 dgn pdf July 2014
        xs14-310-2 Retaining Wall Type 1SWP-Details No.2 dgn pdf July 2014
        xs14-320-1 Retaining Wall Type 1SWBP-Details No.1 dgn pdf July 2014
        xs14-320-2 Retaining Wall Type 1SWBP-Details No.2 dgn pdf July 2014
        xs14-340-1 Retaining Wall Type 5SW-Details No.1 dgn pdf July 2014
        xs14-340-2 Retaining Wall Type 5SW-Details No.2 dgn pdf July 2014
        xs14-350-1 Retaining Wall Type 5SWB-Details No.1 dgn pdf July 2014
        xs14-350-2 Retaining Wall Type 5SWB-Details No.2 dgn pdf July 2014
        xs14-360-1 Retaining Wall Type 5SWP-Details No.1 dgn pdf July 2014
        xs14-360-2 Retaining Wall Type 5SWP-Details No.2 dgn pdf July 2014
        xs14-370-1 Retaining Wall Type 5SWBP-Details No.1 dgn pdf July 2014
        xs14-370-2 Retaining Wall Type 5SWBP-Details No.2 dgn pdf July 2014
        xs14-375-1 Retaining Wall Type 7B-Details No.1 dgn pdf July 2014
        xs14-375-2 Retaining Wall Type 7B-Details No.2 dgn pdf July 2014
        xs14-380-1 Retaining Wall Type 7SW-Details No.1 dgn pdf July 2014
        xs14-380-2 Retaining Wall Type 7SW-Details No.2 dgn pdf July 2014
        xs14-390-1 Retaining Wall Type 7SWB-Details No.1 dgn pdf July 2014
        xs14-390-2 Retaining Wall Type 7SWB-Details No.2 dgn pdf July 2014
        xs14-400-1 Retaining Wall Type 7SWP-Details No.1 dgn pdf July 2014
        xs14-400-2 Retaining Wall Type 7SWP-Details No.2 dgn pdf July 2014
        xs14-410-1 Retaining Wall Type 7SWBP-Details No.1 dgn pdf July 2014
        xs14-410-2 Retaining Wall Type 7SWBP-Details No.2 dgn pdf July 2014
     
  • SECTION 15 - Soundwalls
  •     xs15-120-1 Masonry Block Sound Wall on Retaining Wall-Details No.1 dgn pdf July 2014
        xs15-120-2 Masonry Block Sound Wall on Retaining Wall-Details No.2 dgn pdf July 2014
        xs15-130-1 Masonry Block Sound Wall w/Barrier on Retaining Wall-Details No.1 dgn pdf July 2014
        xs15-130-2 Masonry Block Sound Wall w/Barrier on Retaining Wall-Details No.2 dgn pdf July 2014
     
  • SECTION 16 - Barriers and Railings
  • User Guide
        xs16-010 Thrie Beam Connection-Type 25 dgn pdf July 2014
        xs16-020 Thrie Beam Connection-Type 27 dgn pdf July 2014
        xs16-025 Thrie Beam Connection-Type 1 dgn pdf July 2014
        xs16-026 Thrie Beam Connection-Type 2-Alternative No. 1 & No. 2 dgn pdf July 2014
        xs16-027 Thrie Beam Connection-Type 2-Alternative No. 3 dgn pdf July 2014
        xs16-030 Thrie Beam Connection-Type 9 dgn pdf July 2014
        xs16-035 Concrete Barrier Type 80, 732 & 736-Tubular Bicycle Railing Details dgn pdf July 2014
        xs16-045 Concrete Barrier Type 736 Retrofit on Existing Bridge Deck and Wing Wall dgn pdf July 2014
        xs16-050-1 Concrete Barrier Type 90-Details No.1 dgn pdf July 2014
        xs16-050-2 Concrete Barrier Type 90-Details No.2 dgn pdfJuly 2014
        xs16-050-3 Concrete Barrier Type 90-Details No.3 dgn pdfJuly 2014
        xs16-070 Concrete Barrier Type 60-Steel Channel Closure Details dgn pdfJuly 2014
        xs16-075 Concrete Barrier Type 60P dgn pdfJuly 2014
        xs16-076 Concrete Barrier Type 60PR dgn pdfJuly 2014
        xs16-077 Concrete Barrier Type 60AP dgn pdfJuly 2014
        xs16-090-1 Concrete Barrier Type 60R-Transition at Bridge Column-Details No.1 dgn pdfJuly 2014
        xs16-090-2 Concrete Barrier Type 60R-Transition at Bridge Column-Details No.2 dgn pdfJuly 2014
        xs16-091-1 Concrete Barrier Type 60G-Transition at Bridge Column-Details No.1 dgn pdfJuly 2014
        xs16-091-2 Concrete Barrier Type 60G-Transition at Bridge Column-Details No.2 dgn pdfJuly 2014
        xs16-100 Concrete Barrier Type 60A and Type 60SA Mod dgn pdfJuly 2014
        xs16-120-1 California ST-20S Bridge Rail-Details No.1 dgn pdfJuly 2014
        xs16-120-2 California ST-20S Bridge Rail-Details No.2 dgn pdfJuly 2014
        xs16-120-3 California ST-20S Bridge Rail-Details No.3 dgn pdfJuly 2014
        xs16-120-4 California ST-20S Bridge Rail-Details No.4 dgn pdfJuly 2014
        xs16-130-1 California ST-70 Bridge Rail-Details No.1 dgn pdfJuly 2014
        xs16-130-2 California ST-70 Bridge Rail-Details No.2 dgn pdf July 2014
        xs16-130-3 California ST-70 Bridge Rail-Details No.3 dgn pdfJuly 2014
        xs16-130-4 California ST-70 Bridge Rail-Details No.4 dgn pdfJuly 2014
        xs16-140-1 Chain Link Railing Type 2-Details No.1 dgn pdfJuly 2014
        xs16-140-2 Chain Link Railing Type 2-Details No.2 dgn pdfJuly 2014
        xs16-150-1 Chain Link Railing Type 2-ST-10-Details No.1 dgn pdfJuly 2014
        xs16-150-2 Chain Link Railing Type 2-ST-10-Details No.2 dgn pdfJuly 2014
        xs16-160 Chain Link Railing Type 3 dgn pdfJuly 2014
        xs16-165 Chain Link Railing Type 3L dgn pdfJuly 2014
        xs16-170-1 Chain Link Railing Type 4-Details No.1 dgn pdfJuly 2014
        xs16-170-2 Chain Link Railing Type 4-Details No.2 dgn pdfJuly 2014
        xs16-180-1 Chain Link Railing Type 4-ST-10-Details No.1 dgn pdfJuly 2014
        xs16-180-2 Chain Link Railing Type 4-ST-10-Details No.2 dgn pdfJuly 2014
        xs16-200 Chain Link Railing Type 6 dgn pdfJuly 2014
        xs16-210-1 Chain Link Railing Type 7L-Details No.1 dgn pdfJuly 2014
        xs16-210-2 Chain Link Railing Type 7L-Details No.2 dgn pdfJuly 2014
        xs16-220-1 Chain Link Railing Type 7 (MOD)-Details No.1 dgn pdfJuly 2014
        xs16-220-2 Chain Link Railing Type 7 (MOD)-Details No.2 dgn pdfJuly 2014
     
  • SECTION 17 - Underground Structures
  • User Guide
        xs17-050-1 CIP Bottomless Culvert: General Configurations dgn pdf July 2014
        xs17-050-2 CIP Bottomless Culvert: Wall, Slab & Pile Details dgn pdf July 2014
        xs17-050-3 CIP Bottomless Culvert: Foundation Details dgn pdf July 2014
        xs17-051 CIP Bottomless Culvert: Piles/Footings on Rock dgn pdf July 2014
        xs17-052 CIP Bottomless Culvert: Piles/Footings on Soil dgn pdf July 2014
        xs17-060 Corrugated Metal Culvert Procedures for Invert Repair dgn pdf July 2014
     
  • SECTION 18 - Signs and Overhead Structures
  • User Guide
        xs18-010 Temporary Wood Poles - General Notes dgn pdf July 2014
        xs18-020 Temporary Wood Poles - Non-Guyed-No Signals on Spans dgn pdf July 2014
        xs18-030 Temporary Wood Poles - Guyed-No Signals on Spans dgn pdf July 2014
        xs18-040 Temporary Wood Poles - Guyed-With Signals on Spans dgn pdf July 2014
        xs18-050 Temporary Wood Poles - Non-Guyed-With Signals on Spans dgn pdf July 2014
        xs18-080-1 Temporary Wood Poles - Details No. 1 dgn pdf July 2014
        xs18-080-2 Temporary Wood Poles - Details No. 2 dgn pdf July 2014
        xs18-080-3 Temporary Wood Poles - Details No. 3 dgn pdf July 2014
        xs18-080-4 Temporary Wood Poles - Details No. 4 dgn pdf July 2014
        xs18-080-5 Temporary Wood Poles - Details No. 5 dgn pdf July 2014
     
  • SECTION 19 - Curb Ramps
  •     xs19-010-1 Curb Ramp, Case 1 - Details No. 1 dgn pdf July 2014
        xs19-010-2 Curb Ramp, Case 1 - Details No. 2 dgn pdf July 2014
        xs19-020-1 Curb Ramp, Case 2 - Details No. 1 dgn pdf July 2014
        xs19-020-2 Curb Ramp, Case 2 - Details No. 2 dgn pdf July 2014
        xs19-030-1 Curb Ramp, Case 3 - Details No. 1 dgn pdf July 2014
        xs19-030-2 Curb Ramp, Case 3 - Details No. 2 dgn pdf July 2014