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LTBP: Long-Term Bridge Performance Program


Bridge Selection Process

Read the announcement on the selection of the first 24 bridges in the Mid-Atlantic region that will be included in initial field investigations of untreated concrete bridge decks as part of FHWA’s Long-Term Bridge Performance (LTBP) program.

Click here to view the presentation on the selection of bridges for mid-Atlantic prestressed concrete and steel multi-girder bridge clusters.


Upcoming Events/Workshops/Meetings

Visit for a detailed listing of upcoming events, workshops, and meetings related to the bridge technology community.



RABIT™ Bridge Deck Assessment Tool

RABIT™ Bridge Deck Assessment Tool

The Federal Highway Administration Long-Term Bridge Performance (LTBP) program developed a multifunctional nondestructive evaluation (NDE) platform to enhance assessment of bridge decks. The RABIT™ bridge deck assessment tool was developed to deploy a suit of NDE technologies simultaneously.


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LTBP: Long-Term Bridge Performance Program

Office of Infrastructure R&D Links

» Office of Infrastructure R&D
» Infrastructure R&D Program
»Long-Term Bridge
  Performance Program

»Long-Term Pavement
  Performance Program
» Infrastructure R&D Experts
» Infrastructure R&D Laboratories
» Infrastructure R&D Projects
» Infrastructure R&D Publications
» Infrastructure R&D Topics



» FHWA Launches Flagship Initiative to Collect Nationwide Data on Highway Bridges
» FHWA Deploys LTBP Program


Related Links

» National Bridge Inventory
» AASHTO Bridges Subcommittee
» Strategic Highway Research Program 2


Contact Us

» Hamid Ghasemi, Ph.D
LTBP Program Manager
Turner-Fairbank Highway Research Center
6300 Georgetown Pike
McLean, VA 22101
»Driving Directions/Map Click here for directions and a map to theTurner-Fairbank Highway Research Center facility.