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Structural Health Monitoring (SHM) Technology Project

Location Statewide

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Award Recipient South Carolina Department of Transportation
Innovation Structural Health Monitoring
Award Fiscal Year 2014
Project Aspect Infrastructure Management
Description

The South Carolina Department of Transportation (SCDOT) will demonstrate technical and financial efficacy of structural health monitoring (SHM) technology to compliment visual inspection and other information in order to make better management decisions with regard to specific bridges.

The SHM technology will be used on a number of different bridges with various condition issues to demonstrate the efficacy of the system to compliment visual inspection and informing management decisions for each of the bridges studied. This will be a continuation of prior investments SCDOT made in the technology and will influence the decision to implement SHM technology across the SCDOT system.

Grant Award $787,104
Duration/Status 18 months followed by a report within 6 months of completion.
Project Contact Richard "Lee" Floyd, P.E.
State Bridge Maintenance Engineer
South Carolina Department of Transportation
955 Park Street
Columbia, South Carolina 29201
(803) 737-1493
floydrl@scdot.org


Contact

Fawn Thompson
Program Coordinator
(404) 562-3917
Fawn.Thompson@dot.gov

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