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Publication Number: FHWA-HRT-14-010
Date: January 2014

Call for Abstracts: 2014 National Accelerated Bridge Construction Conference

Submit abstracts now for papers to be considered for presentation at the 2014 National Accelerated Bridge Construction Conference. To be held December 3–5, 2014, in Miami, Florida, the conference is cosponsored by 16 State transportation agencies. The event is being organized by the Accelerated Bridge Construction University Transportation Center at Florida International University.

The conference will present the latest accelerated bridge construction technologies and case studies from around the world. Conference topics will include prefabricated bridge elements and systems; construction, fabrication, and erection considerations; foundations; innovative materials; short- and long-term monitoring; nondestructive testing; maintenance; and inspection.

One-page abstracts are due by March 31, 2014. Abstracts should include the title of the presentation; name and affiliation of the author or authors; presenting author; and the presenting author's contact information. Submissions should be emailed to Atorod Azizinamini at Florida International University, (phone: 402-770-6210). For more information on the conference, contact Ben Beerman at the Federal Highway Administration Resource Center, 404-562-3930 (email:

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Updated: 02/11/2014

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