Instrumentation and Monitoring of Precast, Post-tensioned Bridge Approach Pavement
- Michael LaViolette
- Dean Bierwagen
Start date: 07/01/05
End date: 06/30/08
Report: June 2008, Integral Bridge Abutment-to-Approach Slab Connections 9.75 mb (*pdf)
Related publications: Integral Bridge Abutment-to-Approach Slab Connections 434.83 kb *pdf (Tech transfer summary) June 2008
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Sponsor(s):Iowa Highway Research Board
About the research
The purpose of this proposal is to instrument, monitor and evaluate the performance of a precast, post-tensioned concrete bridge approach pavement (PPAP). This project is an important step in the rapid construction as well as the overall ride quality and structural durability of bridges and approach pavements in Iowa.
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