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S6-14 PACKAGE - Consists of S6-14 - Canadian Highway Bridge Design Code and S6.1-14 - Commentary on S6-14, Canadian Highway Bridge Design Code
Bridge infrastructure plays a critical role in enabling the safe and efficient movement of people and goods across Canada. This package contains the 11th edition of CSA S6 Canadian Highway Bridge Design Code and its accompanying commentary document - †CSA S6.1-14, Commentary on CAN/CSA S6-14, Canadian Highway Bridge Design Code, which provides added rationale and explanatory material for many of the clauses of this code.
CSA S6 applies to the design, evaluation and structural rehabilitation design of fixed & movable highway bridges and establishes safety & reliability levels that are consistent across all jurisdictions in Canada. This Code also covers the design of pedestrian bridges, retaining walls, barriers, and highway accessory supports of a structural nature, such as lighting poles and sign support structures.
CSA S6.1 provides additional background on the design provisions of the Code to help designers deal with issues which might not be explicitly addressed in the Code document.
The PDF version of this package includes hyperlinks between clauses in the Code and the corresponding commentary elements, making it easy for users to quickly access the additional explanatory materials.Although CSA S6 is published in both English and French, CSA S6.1 is available only in English.