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Bents (Pbpbva)

Definition
Piers consisting of two or more columns or column-like components connected at their top ends by a cap, strut, or other component holding them in their correct positions. (Source: AASHTO Glossary)
Use For
Bent caps
Broader Term
Structural supports (Pbpbv)
Related Terms (Hierarchical)
Brackets (Pbpbvb)
Breakaway supports (Pbpbvc)
Buttresses (Pbpbvd)
Concrete forms (Pbpbve)
Falsework (Pbpbvf)
Lateral supports (Pbpbvg)
Horizontal supports (Pbpbvh)
Tie rods (Pbpbvr)
Timbering (Pbpbvt)
Vertical supports (Pbpbvv)