Study of the Impacts of Implements of Animal Husbandry on Iowa Bridges, TR-613 Study of the Impacts of Implements of Animal Husbandry on Iowa Bridges, TR-613

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Study of the Impacts of Implements of Animal Husbandry on Iowa Bridges, TR-613

Researcher(s)

Principal investigator: Terry Wipf (project list)Brent Phares (project list)

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Project status

In progress

Start date: 01/25/10
End date: 06/30/11

Sponsor(s)/partner(s)

Sponsor(s):Iowa Highway Research Board

About the research

Research objective: The objective of this study is to determine how the implements of animal husbandry distribute their load within a bridge structural system and to provide recommendations for accurately analyzing bridges for their loading effects.

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