Amendment No.

1/August, 2013/IRC:SP:56-2011
to
IRC:SP:56-2011 “Guidelines for Steel Pedestrian Bridges”
(First Revision)
Replace the Table 3 by the following:
Table 3 Minimum Clearance Between Pedestrian Bridge and Power Line

Sl. No. Voltage of Power lines Minimum Vertical Minimum Horizontal

C
Clearance Clearance

1 Less than or equal to 11,000 Volts 3.7 m 1.2 m

2 More than 11,000 volts but less than or equal to 3.7 m 2.0 m
33,000 volts

3 Extra-high voltage (i.e. more than 33,000 volts) 3.7 m + 0.3 m for every 2.0 m + 0.3 m for every
additional 33,000 volts or additional 33,000 volts or
IR
(Source :Indian Electricity Rules, 1956)
part thereof part thereof

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