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Geosynthetic Reinforced Soil Design

Project Information

Project ID: 
FHWA-PROJ-11-0173
Project Status: 
Active
Start Date: 
Saturday, October 1, 2011
End Date: 
Thursday, December 31, 2015
FHWA Program: 
Infrastructure
FHWA Subprogram: 
Design, Geotechnical
TRT Terms: 
Bridges; Construction; Design; Highways; Infrastructure; Research; Soils
FHWA Discipline: 
Geotechnical, Design, Construction and Project Management
Subject Area: 
Construction, Design, Geotechnology, Bridges and other structures, Highways

Contact Information

First Name: 
Michael
Last Name: 
Adams
Telephone: 
(202) 493-3025
Email Address: 
Team: 
Infrastructure Materials Team
Office:
Office of Infrastructure Research and Development
Office Code: 
HRDI-10

Project Details

Project Description: 

The work involves the refinement to current geosynthetic reinforced soil (GRS) Integrated Bridge System (IBS) guidance and development of GRS wall design recommendations.

Goals 

Updates to the current design methodology and development of geosynthetic reinforced soil (GRS) wall recommendations.

Deliverables