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Publication Number: FHWA-HRT-13-049
Date: June 2013

 

FHWA LTBP Workshop To Identify Bridge Substructure Performance Issues

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FHWA Publication No.: FHWA-HRT-13-049
FHWA Contact: Dr. Hamid Ghasemi, HRDI-60, (202) 493-3042, hamid.ghasemi@dot.gov

This document is a technical summary of the Federal Highway Administration (FHWA) report FHWA LTBP Workshop to Identify Bridge Substructure Performance Issues: March 4–6, 2010, in Orlando, FL (FHWA-HRT-11-037). Copies are available through the National Technical Information Service (NTIS).

NTIS Accession No. of the report covered in this TechBrief: PB2013-107742

 

Objective

This TechBrief provides an overview of the proceedings and findings of the “FHWA Workshop to Identify Bridge Substructure Performance Issues” held in Orlando, FL, from March 4 to 6, 2010. The purpose of the workshop was to consider overall bridge performance and identify geotechnical performance metrics that may correspond to good and poor performance. The issues identified and the recommendations made at the workshop are being used in the design and implementation of the Long-Term Bridge Performance (LTBP) program.

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