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Modelling Structures in HEC-RAS for Bridges & Culverts- August 2020 (RAS-Bridge#3)

2 live and interactive sessions of 2 hours over two weeks
Thursday, 6 August, 10:30am (Sydney Time)
Thursday, 13 August, 10.30am (Sydney Time)

Full course details can be found here:

Topics covered in the live and interactive sessions include:
- Background theory: Energy vs momentum for low flow, pressure flow, and weir flow
- The HDS5 approach for culvert design
- Background theory: Delineating appropriate upstream and downstream 1D cross sections
- Estimating flow separation and expansion/contraction zones for coefficients and ineffective flow areas
- Entering bridge geometry for deck, abutments, and piers
- Linking a 1D bridge reaches to 2D flow areas
- Entering bridges and culverts as internal connections in 2D Flow Areas
- Introduction to bridge scour for piers and abutments
  • 1. Introduction & Download Software
  • 2. Pre-Course Survey
  • 3. Watch the Introductory Video and other Webinar Recordings
  • 3a-Watch Webinar: Get Structured with Hydraulics!
  • 4. Day One Live Session Recordings
  • 5. Day-One Session Survey
  • 6. Exercise
  • 7. Exercise Comments/Questions
  • 8. Day Two Live Session Recordings
  • 8a. Bonus Exercises
  • 9. Final Feedback
  • 10. Quiz (complete to receive certificate)
Completion rules
  • All units must be completed
  • Leads to a certification with a duration: Forever