U.S. Department of Transportation
Federal Highway Administration
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|Accelerating Infrastructure Innovations|
Publication Number: FHWA-HRT-13-008
Date: November 2012
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This free Webinar provides a quick introduction to the latest infrastructure innovations and technologies.
Federal Highway Administration (FHWA) Load and Resistance Factor Rating (LRFR) Implementation Webinar Series
Application of Load Testing in Bridge Load Rating
December 6, 2012, 1-4 p.m. (eastern standard time)
The Webinar will provide participants with the latest information on using the load testing technique to evaluate live load carrying capacity of bridges. Among the highlights will be resources available and lessons learned. The session will focus on experiences in North Carolina and Rhode Island, as well as load testing of bridges at Logan Airport in Boston, Massachusetts.
The target audience for the Webinar is bridge and structures staff from local, regional, and State transportation agencies; FHWA staff; and consultants. Participants will have the opportunity to download Webinar presentations.
Registration for the Webinar is available at https://connectdot.connectsolutions.com/loadtest02/event/registration.html. For more information, contact Lubin Gao at FHWA, 202-366-4604 (email: firstname.lastname@example.org).