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Project Information
Project ID:   FHWA-PROJ-12-0011
Project Name:   Publication and Distribution of the Fiber-Reinforced Polymer Bridge Deck Specifications
Project Status:   Programmed
Start Date:  November 20, 2012
End Date:  November 20, 2013
Contact Information
Last Name:  Munley
First Name:  Eric P
Telephone:  202-493-3046
E-mail:  eric.munley@dot.gov
Office:   Office of Infrastructure Research and Development
Team:   Hazard Mitigation Team [HRDI-50]
Program:   IRT (Infrastructure Research and Technology)
Project detail
Roadmap/Focus area(s):   Infrastructure Research and Technology Strategic Plan and Roadmap
Project Description:   This project will produce a publication on fiber-reinforced polymer (FRP) specifications for bridges, bridge decks, fiber-reinforced material specifications, and fiber-reinforced material prestressing.
Goals:   The key project objective is the production of a publication.
Product Type:   Research report
Expected Benefits:   The expected benefit is a consistent design standard for fiber-reinforced polymer bridge materials.
Deliverables:   Specifications for:Fiber-reinforced polymer bridge decks.Fiber-reinforced polymer materials testing.Fiber-reinforced polymer prestressed concrete.
FHWA Topics:   Roads and Bridges--Design
TRT Terms:   Fiber Reinforced Polymers
Infrastructure
Bridges
Specifications
Research
Bridge Decks
Materials
Prestressing
Concrete
FHWA Disciplines:   Construction and Project Management
Subject Areas:   Bridges and other structures
Materials

 

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