Bank Stability Assessment Tool for Bridge and Abutment Infrastructure in Iowa (UT)

The Iowa Department of Natural Resources (IDNR) shall develop a geographic information system (GIS) model for use by Iowa Department of Transportation (IaDOT) for analyzing bank erosion in and around transportation structures by correlating soil information, erosion rates, geomorphological properties, landcover and flow characteristics with laser radar (LiDAR) derived bank slopes for Iowa.


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    • Status: Completed
    • Funding: $80000.00
    • Contract Numbers:


      Contract 16635

    • Sponsor Organizations:

      Iowa Department of Transportation

      800 Lincoln Way
      Ames, IA  United States  50010
    • Project Managers:

      Claman, David

      Narigon, Linda

    • Performing Organizations:

      Iowa Department of Natural Resources

      502 E 9th Street
      Des Moines, IA  United States  50319

      University of Tennessee, Knoxville

      Knoxville, TN  United States 
    • Principal Investigators:

      Wolter, Calvin

      Papanicolaou, Thanos

    • Start Date: 20140901
    • Expected Completion Date: 20200530
    • Actual Completion Date: 0
    • Source Data: RiP Project 37141

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    Filing Info

    • Accession Number: 01537708
    • Record Type: Research project
    • Source Agency: Iowa Department of Transportation
    • Contract Numbers: RB10-014, Contract 16635
    • Files: RIP, STATEDOT
    • Created Date: Sep 17 2014 1:00AM