Rapid Inspection of Bridge Decks Using Multiple Ground Penetrating Radar (GPR) Antennas

The objectives of this project are as follows: (1) Review the current state of practice for using multiple ground penetrating radar antennas for rapid bridge deck inspection. (2) Evaluate the costs associated with using multiple ground penetrating radar (GPR) antennas for bridge deck inspection and identify use criteria for the technology to achieve cost savings. (3) Develop project selection guidelines and specifications for using GPR for rapid bridge deck inspections.


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    • Status: Active
    • Contract Numbers:

      SPR 13-463

    • 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:

      Rister, Brad

    • Start Date: 20120701
    • Actual Completion Date: 20140630
    • Source Data: RiP Project 33095

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    Filing Info

    • Accession Number: 01466496
    • Record Type: Research project
    • Source Agency: University of Kentucky, Lexington
    • Contract Numbers: SPR 13-463
    • Files: RiP, STATEDOT
    • Created Date: Jan 3 2013 3:23PM