Systematize 20 Years of Mechanical Damage Research

This project will summarize the current state of knowledge related to mechanical damage, including formation and behavior, detection and characterization, assessment and management, remediation and repair, and recommended practices and standards. The summary will provide a consolidated review of research from the past 20 years—including requisite bibliographic references—and will characterize both achievements made and opportunities for improvement.

  • Supplemental Notes:
    • USDOT Research Hub DisplayID 157811


  • English


  • Status: Active
  • Funding: $393783
  • Sponsor Organizations:

    Pipeline and Hazardous Materials Safety Administration

  • Managing Organizations:

    Pipeline Research Council International

    Chantilly, VA  United States  20151
  • Project Managers:

    Smith, Robert

  • Start Date: 20190901
  • Expected Completion Date: 20220331
  • Actual Completion Date: 0
  • USDOT Program: Pipeline Safety
  • Subprogram: Threat Prevention

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Filing Info

  • Accession Number: 01869520
  • Record Type: Research project
  • Source Agency: Department of Transportation
  • Files: RIP, USDOT
  • Created Date: Jan 3 2023 1:53PM