Category:753 Bridge Inspection Rating

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The Bridge Inspection Rating guidance shall be used by MoDOT's internal staff, as well as consultants, contractors, local agencies and may be used by other department of transportation agencies as a reference. The guidance was developed to ensure uniformity in the inventory and appraisal of all bridges within the state of Missouri. It defines the general guidelines and processes of MoDOT's Non-State Bridge Inspection program along with giving specific load rating procedures for bridges in Missouri.

In case of conflict or apparent error the user should advise the State Bridge Office in Jefferson City.

The guidance is provided in Acrobat Reader format. To use the guidance as it is intended, you will need to download the Free Adobe Adobe Acrobat Reader from Adobe's web site.

Bridge Inspection Rating Guidance
Table of Contents
EPG 753.1 (Section 1) Recording and Coding Guide for the Structure Inventory and Appraisal of the Nation's Bridges
EPG 753.2 (Section 2) Critical Inspection Findings Missouri Bridge and Culvert Rating Guidelines Figures
EPG 753.3 (Section 3) Inspection and Reporting Aids
EPG 753.4 (Section 4) See Section 15 (formerly Rating Off-System Bridges)
EPG 753.5 (Section 5) Inspection of Fracture Critical Bridge Members
EPG 753.6 (Section 6) Legal Aspects of Public Work
EPG 753.7 Appendix Various Forms and Figures
EPG 753.15 (Section 15) Bridge Inspection Rating Manual

If you have any questions or comments regarding this guidance please email the Bridge Management Engineer at