Selection of Pipe Repair Methods

Perform long-term pressure and shear strength tests on composite repair materials. Evaluate their durability in lab degradation tests, and determine long-term cathodic disbondment. Communicate with material manufacturers and work with American Society of Mechanical Engineers (ASME) Sub-Committee PCC-2 on Non-Metallic Composite Repair System to establish comprehensive evaluation tests and procedures for long-term performance of composite repairs.


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  • Status: Active
  • Funding: $404293.00
  • Contract Numbers:


  • Sponsor Organizations:

    Pipeline and Hazardous Materials Safety Administration

    U.S. Department of Transportation
    East Building, 2nd Floor 1200 New Jersey Avenue, SE
    Washington, DC  United States  20590
  • Project Managers:

    Merritt, James

  • Performing Organizations:

    Operations Technology Development NFP

    1700 South Mount Prospect Road
    Des Plaines, IL  United States  60018
  • Principal Investigators:

    Droessler, Maureen

  • Start Date: 20100930
  • Expected Completion Date: 0
  • Actual Completion Date: 20130331
  • Source Data: RiP Project 31243

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Filing Info

  • Accession Number: 01493822
  • Record Type: Research project
  • Source Agency: Department of Transportation
  • Contract Numbers: DTPH56-10-T-000014
  • Files: RiP
  • Created Date: Sep 24 2013 1:01AM