Iowa Bridge Backwater Software User Manual, Version 2.0, TR-564, 2010

(2010) Iowa Bridge Backwater Software User Manual, Version 2.0, TR-564, 2010. Transportation, Department of


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This manual describes how to use the Iowa Bridge Backwater software. It also documents the methods and equations used for the calculations. The main body describes how to use the software and the appendices cover technical aspects. The Bridge Backwater software performs 5 main tasks: Design Discharge Estimation; Stream Rating Curves; Floodway Encroachment; Bridge Backwater; and Bridge Scour. The intent of this program is to provide a simplified method for analysis of bridge backwater for rural structures located in areas with low flood damage potential. The software is written in Microsoft Visual Basic 6.0. It will run under Windows 95 or newer versions (i.e. Windows 98, NT, 2000, XP and later).

Item Type: Departmental Report
Keywords: Backwaters, Bridges, Computer program documentation, Floods, Scour, Software, Streams
Subjects: Transportation
Transportation > Bridges and tunnels
Transportation > Roads and highways
Transportation > Data and Information Technology
ID Code: 20155
Deposited By: Iowa DOT Library
Deposited On: 14 Jul 2015 11:53
Last Modified: 14 Jul 2015 11:53