Countermeasures to Protect Bridge Piers from Scour

The objective of this research is to develop and validate selection criteria and guidelines for the design and construction of countermeasures to protect bridge abutments and approach embankments from scour damage.


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  • Status: Terminated
  • Funding: $80082.00
  • Contract Numbers:

    Project 24-18

  • Sponsor Organizations:

    Federal Highway Administration

    1200 New Jersey Avenue, SE
    Washington, DC  United States  20590

    American Association of State Highway and Transportation Officials (AASHTO)

    444 North Capitol Street, NW
    Washington, DC  United States  20001

    National Cooperative Highway Research Program

    Transportation Research Board
    500 Fifth Street, NW
    Washington, DC  United States  20001
  • Project Managers:

    Hess, Timothy

  • Performing Organizations:

    University of Mississippi, University

    Department of Civil Engineering
    University, MS  United States  38677
  • Principal Investigators:

    Barkdoll, Brian

  • Start Date: 20010709
  • Expected Completion Date: 0
  • Actual Completion Date: 20030831
  • Source Data: RiP Project 5745

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Filing Info

  • Accession Number: 01459496
  • Record Type: Research project
  • Source Agency: National Cooperative Highway Research Program
  • Contract Numbers: Project 24-18
  • Files: RiP, USDOT
  • Created Date: Jan 3 2013 1:05PM