Janardhan Pulivarthi


Fig. 1 — Viaduct Elevation

Code of Practice

Indian Standards

Indian Railways, DFCC specifications, IS code for Concrete design

Caltrans Sesimc Design Code 2.0

For the design of integrated structures.

  • Allows for the failure of substructure, so that repairs are possible.
  • Allows for moment balance at the joint.
  • Some Calcuations


    Computer Software

    A number of tools helped with this design,

  • Calculations: Excel 2016
  • FEM modelling (soil structure interaction): SAP2000
  • Structural Analysis (Grillage model): STAAD Pro