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.

    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