Scour Countermeasures for Three-Sided Culverts

The objectives of this study are to: (1) conduct a literature review to determine the state of practice for design and construction of three-sided culverts; (2) develop methodologies to evaluate when potential scour problems may occur; and (3) develop appropriate guidelines and countermeasures to address the potential scour problems associated with three-sided culverts.


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    • Status: Active
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    • Sponsor Organizations:

      Kentucky Transportation Cabinet

      State Office Building, Clinton and High Streets
      Frankfort, KY  USA  40622
    • Project Managers:

      Byrd, Jamie

    • Performing Organizations:

      University of Kentucky, Lexington

      Kentucky Transportation Center
      College of Engineering, 176 Raymond Building
      Lexington, KY  USA  40506-0281
    • Principal Investigators:

      Graves, R

    • Start Date: 20070701
    • Actual Completion Date: 20090630
    • Source Data: RiP Project 14956

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    Filing Info

    • Accession Number: 01460184
    • Record Type: Research project
    • Source Agency: University of Kentucky, Lexington
    • Contract Numbers: P08-357
    • Files: RiP, STATEDOT
    • Created Date: Jan 3 2013 1:20PM