May I use the Bridge Designer software to design an actual bridge?

No. Please, don’t even think about it. ┬áThe Bridge Designer software is intended for educational use only. The loads, structural analysis methodology, and design algorithms used by this software have been simplified considerably from the procedures used to design actual bridges. Using the Bridge Designer to design a real structure would be both dangerous and irresponsible. If you need to design an actual structure, you must obtain the services of a registered professional engineer.

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