Monitoring of In-Service Geosynthetic Reinforced Soil (GRS) Bridge Abutments in Louisiana

The primary objectives of this research are to monitor the short-term and long-term behavior and performance of in-service Geosynthetic Reinforced Soil (GRS)-IBS abutments in the state of Louisiana, and to verify important design factors and parameters for GRS-IBS abutment, mainly stresses and deformations involved in both external and internal stability analyses.

  • Supplemental Notes:
    • Publication Pending

Language

  • English

Project

  • Status: Active
  • Funding: $232200.00
  • Contract Numbers:

    13-5GT

    30000981

  • Sponsor Organizations:

    Louisiana Department of Transportation and Development

    P.O. Box 94245
    1201 Capitol Access Road
    Baton Rouge, LA  United States  70804-9245

    Louisiana Transportation Research Center

    4101 Gourrier Avenue
    Baton Rouge, LA  United States  70808
  • Project Managers:

    Zhang, Doc

  • Performing Organizations:

    Louisiana Transportation Research Center

    4101 Gourrier Avenue
    Baton Rouge, LA  United States  70808
  • Principal Investigators:

    Abu-Farsakh, Murad

  • Start Date: 20141001
  • Expected Completion Date: 0
  • Actual Completion Date: 20160930
  • Source Data: RiP Project 37122

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Filing Info

  • Accession Number: 01537259
  • Record Type: Research project
  • Source Agency: Louisiana Transportation Research Center
  • Contract Numbers: 13-5GT, 30000981
  • Files: RiP
  • Created Date: Sep 9 2014 1:00AM