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Bridge Inspection
Bridge Inspection and Maintenance

 Bridge Inspection

 

Mike Brokaw, P.E. Assistant Administrator (614) 387-6210

 

Mission Statement

 
Our mission is to provide standards, policy, procedures, training and resources to enable bridge personnel to consistently monitor and continuously preserve the quality of Ohio's bridges. This support is focused on:
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  • Ensuring public safety and confidence
  • Protecting the public investment
  • Identifying and assessing structure needs
  • Providing accurate structure records
  • Fulfilling legal responsibilities
 Relevant Links
 

Bridge Inspectors Reference Manual (FHWA)

SMS Home

Bridge Inspection and Inventory Reports (Web Reports)

Buckeye Assets

Office of Structures Training Catalog

Transportation Information Mapping System (TIMS​)

Ohio Roadway Infrastructure Maintenance Responsibility (RIMR) Manual

NHS Website (FHWA)

NHS Website (ODOT)

 

 
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Bridge Inspection Notes in AssetWise_02262021.pdf
  
2/26/2021 1:41 PMMichael Brokaw
Channel Cross Section Procedure_01262017.pdf
  
2/6/2017 4:07 PMMichael Brokaw
High Mast Base Inspection Training Slides.pdf
  
1/23/2015 10:08 AMMichael Brokaw
Interim Updates_01302017.pdf
  
3/30/2017 1:59 PMMichael Brokaw
Snooper Operations Manual.pdf
  
2/6/2015 1:19 PMMichael Brokaw
  
  
Bridge Inspection Compliance (23 Metrics) PY 2014.pdf
  
QA Questionnaire.pdf
  
QA Office Review Guide.pdf
  
QA Field Review Guide.pdf
  
Chapter 1_Introduction_Program Organization, Quality Assurance, Regulations and Definitions.pdf
  
  
  
  
Cover Page and Table of Contents.pdf
  
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Chapter 1_Introduction.pdf
  
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Chapter 2_Restrictions.pdf
  
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Chapter 3_Files.pdf
  
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Chapter 4_Inspection Types.pdf
  
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Chapter 5_Qualifications.pdf
  
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Chapter 6_Safety and Equipment.pdf
  
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Chapter 7_Field Evaluation.pdf
  
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Chapter 8_Assigning Condition Ratings to the 1-4 Items.pdf
  
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Chapter 9_Assigning Element Level Condition States to the 1-4 Items.pdf
  
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Chapter 10_Component Commentary.pdf
  
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Appendix.pdf
  
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Complete Manual of Bridge Inspection 2014 v8 with Appendix.pdf
  
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Manual of Bridge Inspection 2014 v8 without Appendix.pdf
  
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Field Manual_Element Level (Chapters 7 and 9).pdf
  
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Field Manual_Condition Rating (Chapters 7 and 8).pdf
  
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1973 Bridge Inspection Manual.pdf
  
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1984 Bridge Inspection Manual.pdf
  
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1998 Bridge Inspection Manual.pdf
  
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2001 Bridge Inspection Manual.pdf
  
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2006 Bridge Inspection Manual.pdf
  
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2010 Bridge Inspection Manual.pdf
  
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Overview of Revisions.pdf
  
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OmarAbu-HajarMunicipal Bridge Program614-387-1257omar.abu-hajar@dot.ohio.gov
JaredBacksBridge Inspection614-466-1066jared.backs@dot.ohio.gov
Jim BladenBridge Specialist 2 (Snooper)(614) 315-1794 Celljames.bladen@dot.ohio.gov
DanBredaBridge Specialist 2614-809-1185 Celldaniel.breda@dot.ohio.gov
MikeBrokawAssistant Administrator(614)387-6210michael.brokaw@dot.ohio.gov
DarrylShannonBridge Specialist 2 (Snooper)(614)519-3063 Celldarryl.shannon@dot.ohio.gov
MattStefanikBridge Specialist 2 (Snooper)(614)315-1751 Cellmatt.stefanik@dot.ohio.gov