Evaluation of FRP Temporary Bypass Bridge Evaluation of FRP Temporary Bypass Bridge

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Evaluation of FRP Temporary Bypass Bridge

Researcher(s)

Principal investigator: Terry Wipf, 515-294-9501, tjwipf@iastate.edu (project list)

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Project status

Completed

Start date: 09/01/03
End date: 08/31/08

Publications

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Sponsor(s)/partner(s)

Sponsor(s):Iowa Department of Transportation

About the research

Abstract:

The performance evaluation will consist of both a laboratory and field component with most of the work focusing on the in-place performance. The lab testing will include controlled testing under simulated live loads. This testing will be completed to more fully understand the behavior of integrated FRP slab bridges.

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