Rapid Retrofit and Strengthening of Bridge Components

The objectives of the research are (1) To deploy CatStrong Carbon fiber reinforced polymer Rod Panels (CRP) on four bridges for rapid retrofit and/or strengthening; and (2) To produce a guide/specifications for the design and deployment of CatStrong.


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    • Status: Active
    • Contract Numbers:

      SPR 13-465

    • Sponsor Organizations:

      Kentucky Transportation Cabinet

      200 Mero Street
      Frankfort, KY  USA  40622
    • Project Managers:

      Lewis, Robert

    • 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: 20120701
    • Actual Completion Date: 20140630
    • Source Data: RiP Project 33118

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    Filing Info

    • Accession Number: 01466473
    • Record Type: Research project
    • Source Agency: University of Kentucky, Lexington
    • Contract Numbers: SPR 13-465
    • Files: RiP, STATEDOT
    • Created Date: Jan 3 2013 3:18PM