Long Term Maintenance of Load and Resistance Factor Specifications

The objective of this project is to provide timely assistance to the AASHTO Highway Subcommittee on Bridges and Structures in interpreting, implementing, revising, and refining the AASHTO load and resistance factor documents. This effort will include the following tasks: (1) Resolve areas in load and resistance factor documents requiring modification, clarification, or interpretation; (2) Assist the technical committee of the bridge committee with special interpretations of the load and resistance factor documents; (3) Prepare and submit recommended revisions or new provisions, with supporting documentation, for the load and resistance factor documents, based on the work performed under Tasks 1 and 2, in format suitable for consideration for adoption by the bridge committee; and (4) Maintain a 'Load and Resistance Factor Home Page'.

  • Supplemental Notes:
    • The Iowa Department of Transportation and AASHTO are the lead agencies in this pooled fund study.


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  • Status: Completed
  • Funding: $1000000.00
  • Sponsor Organizations:

    American Association of State Highway and Transportation Officials (AASHTO)

    444 North Capitol Street, NW
    Washington, DC  United States  20001
  • Project Managers:

    Larson, Sandra

  • Start Date: 20030101
  • Expected Completion Date: 0
  • Actual Completion Date: 0
  • Source Data: RiP Project 7876

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Filing Info

  • Accession Number: 01459238
  • Record Type: Research project
  • Source Agency: Iowa Department of Transportation
  • Files: RIP, STATEDOT
  • Created Date: Jan 3 2013 12:59PM