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Connections for Modular Concrete Bridge Components

Project Information

Project ID: 
FHWA-PROJ-10-0003
Project Abstract: 

Development and testing of optimal connection details to facilitate the use of modular prefabricated concrete components in bridge construction.

Goals

Evaluate performance common and novel deck-level connection details under severe structural loadings in order to provide guidance to owners deploying Prefabricated Bridge Elements and Systems (PBES) technology.

Research HUB ID: 
7629
Project Status: 
Active
Project Funding Amount (Contract Award Amount): 
$700,000
Start Date: 
Friday, January 1, 2010
End Date: 
Saturday, December 31, 2016
Public Access Plan: 
No
Laboratory: 
Structures Laboratory
FHWA AMRP Program: 
Infrastructure
FHWA AMRP Activity: 
Structures
FHWA Activity: 
Ultra-High Performance Concrete (UHPC)

Contact Information

First Name: 
Benjamin
Middle Initial: 
A
Last Name: 
Graybeal
Phone Number: 
(202) 493-3122
Team: 
Bridge Engineering Team
Office:
Office of Infrastructure Research and Development
Office Code: 
HRDI-40

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