SPR-3634/TPF-5(253): Evaluation of Member Level Redundancy in Built-Up Steel Members (Pooled-Fund Study)

The goal of the research is to develop methodologies that will allow a more rational assessment of the risk associated with fatigue and fracture of built-up structures and a much better use of limited inspection efforts while actually increasing safety.


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    • Status: Completed
    • Funding: $725,000
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    • Sponsor Organizations:

      Purdue University/Indiana Department of Transportation JHRP

      Purdue University
      1284 Civil Engineering Building, Room 4154
      West Lafayette, IN  United States  47907-1284
    • Principal Investigators:

      Connor, Robert

    • Start Date: 20110911
    • Expected Completion Date: 0
    • Actual Completion Date: 20180531
    • Source Data: RiP Project 32640

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    Filing Info

    • Accession Number: 01539442
    • Record Type: Research project
    • Source Agency: Indiana Department of Transportation
    • Contract Numbers: SPR-3634, TPF-5(253)
    • Files: RIP, STATEDOT
    • Created Date: Sep 27 2014 1:00AM