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BOF48: January 2016


The forty-eighth meeting of the Bridge Owners' Forum will be held in the Beves Room, King's College, Cambridge on 26th January 2016.

Agenda and Minutes

[PDF]  BOF48 Agenda
Campbell Middleton (PDF File 292KB)
[PDF]  BOF48 Minutes - Final
Richard Fish (PDF File 626KB)


[PDF]  Abnormal Loads [Members only]
Neil Loudon (Highways England) (PDF File 232KB)
[PDF]  Abnormal Loads Liaison Group (ALLG) [Members only]
Rob Dean (Network Rail) (PDF File 688KB)
[PDF]  TfL Update
Stephen Pottle (TfL) (PDF File 3.18MB)

Guidelines on Design Competitions for Bridges

At the meeting, the benefits or otherwise of holding design competitions for new bridge were discussed, and it was further noted that IABSE have published guidelines for such competitions. These are available here:


[PDF]  BOF47 Draft Minutes [Members only]
Richard Fish (PDF File 477KB)

The corrected minutes are available on the BOF47 page.