Structural Design Guidance

The following Structural Guidelines and Procedure Memorandums (GPMs), and Draft Manuals have been developed to provide guidance on areas of design, plan development, and structure inspections.

Chapter                                        Date Uploaded

Design Section                              January 13, 2020

Plan Development Section            January 13, 2020

Structure Inspection Section         January 13, 2020

Bridge Railing Manual                     February 10, 2020

Please note that the Guidelines and Procedures do not cover all areas of project development. Contact your Office of Structures project manager with any project specific questions.

For general information on Maryland Department of Transportation State Highway Administration (MDOT SHA) Office of Structure's and Procedures, contact the Office of Structures at 1-888-375-1084.