Structural Engineering

Ask Structural Engineering Questions and Get Expert Answers ASAP

Connect one-on-one with {0} who will answer your question

Related Structural Engineering Questions
Need info for budgeting small bridge over side residential
need info for budgeting small bridge over side residential dirt driveway. … read more
walkereng
walkereng
Consultant
Bachelor's Degree
5,076 satisfied customers
I'm planning to build a girder bridge across a creek in my
I'm planning to build a girder bridge across a creek in my back yard. I would like to use steel or aluminum I beams to span the creek, supported by a concrete abutment on either end. The span would be… read more
walkereng
walkereng
Consultant
Bachelor's Degree
5,076 satisfied customers
I need a 2 I-beam with x bracing style bridge built to span
I need a 2 I-beam with x bracing style bridge built to span a 34 foot creek, and hold a 70,000 lbs load. How do I know what size beams to use? … read more
StructuralEng
StructuralEng
Consultant
Bachelor's Degree
9,772 satisfied customers
Building a foot bridge to cross a creek. 50' span 6' wide
building a foot bridge to cross a creek. 50' span 6' wide wooden decking that would hold 3000 lbs. What size steel I beam to I need? Thanks, Heath … read more
Shannon Galway
Shannon Galway
-
Bachelor's Degree
208 satisfied customers
I need to build a pedestrian bridge 52 feet wanted to use 2
I need to build a pedestrian bridge 52 feet long wanted to use 2 C7 X 14.75 beams to support it. Will they be strong enough? … read more
StructuralEng
StructuralEng
Consultant
Bachelor's Degree
9,772 satisfied customers
I am planning to build a 35' vehicle bridge over a creek on
I am planning to build a 35' vehicle bridge over a creek on my private property. The bridge will be used to cross with a tractor and implements weighing 11,000 pounds and I'd like the bridge to suppor… read more
StructuralEng
StructuralEng
Consultant
Bachelor's Degree
9,772 satisfied customers
I want to build a 20' bridge 7' wide that will support
Hi I want to build a 20' bridge 7' wide that will support 4000lbs (horse and rider, ATV's, and ideally small tractor with implement). Hoping to use 2x12x20' #2 fir to make the span as they are readily… read more
StructuralEng
StructuralEng
Consultant
Bachelor's Degree
9,772 satisfied customers
I want to put a bridge over a stream using steel I beams the
I want to put a bridge over a stream using steel I beams the span would be 24ft I need this strong enough to drive a loaded cement truck across . what size beams would I need and how many Bridge will … read more
StructuralEng
StructuralEng
Consultant
Bachelor's Degree
9,772 satisfied customers
I'm rebuilding a bridge in my yard that I built 12 years ago
I'm rebuilding a bridge in my yard that I built 12 years ago from hemlock trees I felled. The span is 36' and I drive my loaded one ton truck across it about 20,000lbs occasionally. Usually it is only… read more
StructuralEng
StructuralEng
Consultant
Bachelor's Degree
9,772 satisfied customers
What size of I beams are required to support roughly 1000
What size of I beams are required to support roughly 1000 pounds on a walking bridge spanning 27 feet?… read more
walkereng
walkereng
Consultant
Bachelor's Degree
5,076 satisfied customers
Peral JA: OK. Tell me a bit more about what's going on
Hi Pearl - I'd like to know what size of RSJs would be needed for a 4m wide x 15m long bridge capable of taking 80 tonnes - any ideas? Mark … read more
StructuralEng
StructuralEng
Consultant
Bachelor's Degree
9,772 satisfied customers
I'm trying to build a heavy duty bridge across a creek on my
Customer: Hi, I'm trying to build a heavy duty bridge across a creek on my property. I want to be able to drive my 7500 lb Bobcat track loader across the bridge. The span is about 10 ft across the cre… read more
StructuralEng
StructuralEng
Consultant
Bachelor's Degree
9,772 satisfied customers
45 Foot span walking bridge what size beams would work
45 Foot span for a walking bridge what size beams would work if I used 3 and built a wood walking bridg3 on top of steel i beams… read more
StructuralEng
StructuralEng
Consultant
Bachelor's Degree
9,772 satisfied customers
I have a small driveway bridge spanning a small creek with
I have a small driveway bridge spanning a small creek with the following dimensions and materials: 22' Span between concrete buttresses, 14' wide, single lane travel in center I asked the previous own… read more
StructuralEng
StructuralEng
Consultant
Bachelor's Degree
9,772 satisfied customers
Hi, I received and answer to a question the other day. I have
Hi, I received and answer to a question the other day. I have a small change in the criteria and need to get it reviewed. I am looking to build a walking bridge over a creek. The original span was goi… read more
StructuralEng
StructuralEng
Consultant
Bachelor's Degree
9,772 satisfied customers
Were planning to build a footbridge over a creek and are considering
We're planning to build a footbridge over a creek and are considering using either steel I beams or cedar stringers cut from cedar trees on the property. We would like to get an idea of the size of I … read more
StructuralEng
StructuralEng
Consultant
Bachelor's Degree
9,772 satisfied customers
I m thinking about building a bridge across wetlands to high
I m thinking about building a bridge across wetlands to high land . I have built timber bridges before. I think steel I beams maybe a cheaper than 6"x16" treated joist. I drawn up a bridge with four p… read more
StructuralEng
StructuralEng
Consultant
Bachelor's Degree
9,772 satisfied customers
I am building a bridge across a creek. I have 2 10" I-beams
I am building a bridge across a creek. I have 2 10" I-beams 6' apart and 30' long. I plan to plank it with 2x6 lumber. Will I need support in the middle?… read more
StructuralEng
StructuralEng
Consultant
Bachelor's Degree
9,772 satisfied customers
Disclaimer: Information in questions, answers, and other posts on this site ("Posts") comes from individual users, not JustAnswer; JustAnswer is not responsible for Posts. Posts are for general information, are not intended to substitute for informed professional advice (medical, legal, veterinary, financial, etc.), or to establish a professional-client relationship. The site and services are provided "as is" with no warranty or representations by JustAnswer regarding the qualifications of Experts. To see what credentials have been verified by a third-party service, please click on the "Verified" symbol in some Experts' profiles. JustAnswer is not intended or designed for EMERGENCY questions which should be directed immediately by telephone or in-person to qualified professionals.

JustAnswer in the News:

Ask-a-doc Web sites: If you've got a quick question, you can try to get an answer from sites that say they have various specialists on hand to give quick answers... Justanswer.com.
JustAnswer.com...has seen a spike since October in legal questions from readers about layoffs, unemployment and severance.
Web sites like justanswer.com/legal
...leave nothing to chance.
Traffic on JustAnswer rose 14 percent...and had nearly 400,000 page views in 30 days...inquiries related to stress, high blood pressure, drinking and heart pain jumped 33 percent.
Tory Johnson, GMA Workplace Contributor, discusses work-from-home jobs, such as JustAnswer in which verified Experts answer people’s questions.
I will tell you that...the things you have to go through to be an Expert are quite rigorous.

What Customers are Saying:

Wonderful service, prompt, efficient, and accurate. Couldn't have asked for more. I cannot thank you enough for your help.

Mary C.Freshfield, Liverpool, UK

This expert is wonderful. They truly know what they are talking about, and they actually care about you. They really helped put my nerves at ease. Thank you so much!!!!

AlexLos Angeles, CA

Thank you for all your help. It is nice to know that this service is here for people like myself, who need answers fast and are not sure who to consult.

GPHesperia, CA

I couldn't be more satisfied! This is the site I will always come to when I need a second opinion.

JustinKernersville, NC

Just let me say that this encounter has been entirely professional and most helpful. I liked that I could ask additional questions and get answered in a very short turn around.

EstherWoodstock, NY

Thank you so much for taking your time and knowledge to support my concerns. Not only did you answer my questions, you even took it a step further with replying with more pertinent information I needed to know.

RobinElkton, Maryland

He answered my question promptly and gave me accurate, detailed information. If all of your experts are half as good, you have a great thing going here.

DianeDallas, TX

< Previous | Next >

Meet the Experts:

vgdlpc

vgdlpc

Master's Degree

17 satisfied customers

Civil Engineer, Major in Structures and Foundations. Professional Engineer 11 years of experience.

StructuralEng

StructuralEng

Consultant

9,772 satisfied customers

Structural Engineer

walkereng

walkereng

Consultant

5,076 satisfied customers

Over 35 years of Structural Engineering experience.

Shannon Galway

Shannon Galway

-

208 satisfied customers

VP Technical Services at Major Engineering Company

JAYCEG

JAYCEG

99 satisfied customers

Expert

William Purpura

William Purpura

Managing General Partner

50 satisfied customers

Managing General Partner at Dargon Developement

PaulH471

PaulH471

Construction Manager

46 satisfied customers

Expert

< Previous | Next >

Disclaimer: Information in questions, answers, and other posts on this site ("Posts") comes from individual users, not JustAnswer; JustAnswer is not responsible for Posts. Posts are for general information, are not intended to substitute for informed professional advice (medical, legal, veterinary, financial, etc.), or to establish a professional-client relationship. The site and services are provided "as is" with no warranty or representations by JustAnswer regarding the qualifications of Experts. To see what credentials have been verified by a third-party service, please click on the "Verified" symbol in some Experts' profiles. JustAnswer is not intended or designed for EMERGENCY questions which should be directed immediately by telephone or in-person to qualified professionals.

Show MoreShow Less

Ask Your Question

x