Performance Evaluation of 27-inch W-beam Guardrail under MASH TL-2 Conditions

The main objective of the proposed research is to determine the effectiveness of the 27-inch G4(1S) W-beam guardrail under MASH Test Level 2 (TL-2) impact conditions, which are representative for lower-speed impacts on non-national highway systems.


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    • Status: Active
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    • Sponsor Organizations:

      Federal Highway Administration

      1200 New Jersey Avenue, SE
      Washington, DC  USA  20590
    • Performing Organizations:

      North Carolina Department of Transportation

      104 Fayettville Street
      Raleigh, NC  USA  27601
    • Principal Investigators:

      Morrison, Ernest

    • Start Date: 20110816
    • Source Data: RiP Project 28716

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    Filing Info

    • Accession Number: 01463426
    • Record Type: Research project
    • Source Agency: North Carolina Department of Transportation
    • Contract Numbers: 2012-11
    • Files: RiP, USDOT, STATEDOT
    • Created Date: Jan 3 2013 2:23PM