Term Details

Display Hierarchical | Alphabetical | KWOC | KWIC


Top Terms > Facilities > Structures > Structural parts > Structural members > Walls > Diaphragm walls

Find related records

Search with TRT term only:

TRB Publications Index
Research in Progress
TRID

Expanded search with
narrower TRT terms:

TRB Publications Index
Research in Progress
TRID

Diaphragm walls (Pbpbwd)

Definition
Non-load bearing members attached between stringers which act to stiffen the primary members and help distribute vertical loads. (Source: AASHTO Glossary)
Broader Term
Walls (Pbpbw)
Related Terms (Hierarchical)
Cutoff walls (Pbpbwc)
Parapets (Pbpbwp)
Shear walls (Pbpbws)
Thin walls (Pbpbwt)