SCDOT Bridge Management Office

The SCDOT Bridge Management Office (BMO), in cooperation with the Federal Highway Administration, administers the state bridge inspection program. We perform bridge inspections and load ratings on public structures within SC. We also manage maintenance, repair, and preservation projects. BMO is comprised of engineers and support staff to comply with federal requirements and to deliver projects statewide in a timely and efficient manner.

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If you have any questions, you may call:
(803) 737-1200
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Bridge Inspection Guidance Documents

SCDOT's procedures for bridge inspections to ensure that all bridges are meeting correct standards.

View Bridge Inspection Guidance Documents
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Load Rating Guidance Documents

SCDOT's procedures for load rating of bridges to ensure that all bridges are load rated as to their safe carrying capacity.

View Load Rating Guidance Documents
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Parametric Study

Study used to determine maximum moments and shears at specific points of interest for different vehicles.

Parametric Study Document
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Bridge File Policy

SCDOT's procedures for navigating each bridge folder, finding applicable documents, and creating new files for future reference

Bridge File Policy