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48 Bridge demolition planâDocument or set of documents with various degrees of submittals to the standards of a state agencyâs requirements. Chemical burstingâBreaking of concrete by filling drilled holes with chemicals that expand, creating large tensile stresses in the concrete. Contract plansâDesign drawings prepared by the bridge owner. Demolition plansâDrawings prepared by the demolition contractor showing the means and methods for accomplishing the required demolition. Partial demolitionâType of bridge demolition in which only portions of the bridge are removed (i.e., deck removal, superstructure removal). Phased demolitionâType of bridge demolition in which portions of the bridge are removed in different stages. Project delivery methodsâSystem used by an agency or owner for organizing and financing design, construction, operations, and maintenance services for a structure or facility by entering into legal agreements with one or more entities or parties. Total demolitionâType of bridge demolition in which the entire bridge is demolished at once. Glossary