2014 Center For Structural Durability at Michigan Technological University

The mission of the Center for Structural Durability (CSD) is to promote new opportunities for research, education and technology in the area of durable structural highway systems that will directly assist the Michigan Department of Transportation (MDOT) in achieving its highest standard of performance of the Michigan highway system. The CSD is committed to assisting MDOT in research, training and technical expertise to provide transportation users with a quality infrastructure system that is built to last. The CSD has two primary objectives for the MDOT FY14 duration: (1) to investigate methods to improve the durability of MDOT highway structures through research in the areas of structural design and materials, construction, evaluation and maintenance practices; and (2) to provide education and outreach activities that promote innovation in durable highway structures.


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    • Status: Active
    • Contract Numbers:

      2013-0067 Z8


    • Sponsor Organizations:

      Michigan Department of Transportation

      Van Wagoner Building
      425 W. Ottawa Street
      Lansing, MI  United States  48909
    • Project Managers:

      Kahl, Steve

    • Performing Organizations:

      Michigan Technological University, Houghton

      1400 Townsend Drive
      Houghton, MI  United States  49931
    • Principal Investigators:

      Ahlborn, Tess

    • Start Date: 20131001
    • Expected Completion Date: 0
    • Actual Completion Date: 20150630
    • Source Data: RiP Project 35510

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    Filing Info

    • Accession Number: 01557848
    • Record Type: Research project
    • Source Agency: Michigan Department of Transportation
    • Contract Numbers: 2013-0067 Z8, OR14-042
    • Files: RiP, STATEDOT
    • Created Date: Mar 26 2015 1:01AM