Term of the Road Dictionary
rigid frame bridge
- Language : PIARC Road Dictionary / English
- Theme : Structures Bridges
- Definition : Bridge in which the deck, walls and slab under the bridge are rigidly connected to form a single structure [LCPC-IFSTTAR]. Note: in the absence of a a slab under the bridge, the structure is referred to as a gantry bridge [OQLF/PIARC].
- Synonyms : portal frame bridge