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Status: STD 2005/06/07
Code: 193

Concept definition: The structural design characteristics of a <BRIDGE> or <BRIDGE_SPAN>.
Attribute value type: ENUMERATION
Reference type: IR
Reference: [FACC, Annex B: BDC]
Supplemental references:  

Enumerants (presented in a natural order)
Status Attribute label Enumerant label Concept definition Code ▾ Ref type Reference Supplemental references
BRIDGE_DESIGN SUSPENSION Fixed and consisting of either a roadway or a truss suspended from two or more <LOAD_CABLE>s that pass over <BRIDGE_TOWER>s and are anchored by backstays to a firm foundation; suspension. 21 IR [FACC, Annex B, BDC:9]  
BRIDGE_DESIGN TRANSPORTER_FERRY A <BRIDGE> for carrying passengers and <GROUND_VEHICLE>s by means of a platform suspended from a trolley; transporter/ferry. A transporter/ferry <BRIDGE> may be known as either a transporter <BRIDGE> or a ferry <BRIDGE>. 22 IR [FACC, Annex B, BDC:12]  
BRIDGE_DESIGN TRUSS Composed of trusses and typically used in long spans from 45,7 to 304,8 metres (150 to 1 000 feet) and above. 23 IR [FACC, Annex B, BDC:8]  

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  • yellow - the entry has been added to the register
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  • cyan - a deprecated entry that was originally either in the standard or was added to the register, but has since been deprecated

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