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Geosynthetic Reinforced Soil Design

Project Information

Project ID: 
FHWA-PROJ-11-0173
Project Abstract: 

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.

Research HUB ID: 
7597
Project Status: 
Active
Project Funding Amount (Contract Award Amount): 
$35,000
Start Date: 
Friday, September 30, 2011
End Date: 
Wednesday, December 30, 2015
Public Access Plan: 
No
Laboratory: 
Geotechnical Laboratory
FHWA AMRP Program: 
Infrastructure
FHWA AMRP Activity: 
Geotechnical, Hydraulics
FHWA Activity: 
Geotechnology Research Program
Project Outputs: 

Refinement to current geosynthetic reinforced soil (GRS) Integrated Bridge System (IBS) guidance and development of GRS wall design recommendations.

Contact Information

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

Management Organizations

Sponsor Organization: 
Organization Role: 
Sponsor Organization
Organization: 
Federal Highway Administration: Office of Research, Development, and Technology - Office of Infrastructure Research and Development
Contact Role: 
Project Lead
Managing Organization: 
Organization Role: 
Project Managing Organization
Organization: 
Federal Highway Administration: Office of Research, Development, and Technology - Office of Infrastructure Research and Development
Contact Role: 
Project Lead
Performing Organization: 
Organization Role: 
Performing Organization
Organization: 
Federal Highway Administration: Office of Research, Development, and Technology - Office of Infrastructure Research and Development
Contact Role: 
Project Lead

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