Empirical Deck for Phased Construction and Widening

The objectives of this research are to (1) Evaluate the soundness of using the empirical design method for design of bridge deck slabs, and its implications for potential future widening or phased construction and associated traffic control impact; (2) Develop recommendations for the Florida Department of Transportation (FDOT) for bridge deck design.


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    • Status: Active
    • Funding: $175000.00
    • Contract Numbers:

      BDV34 977-01

    • Sponsor Organizations:

      Florida Department of Transportation

      605 Suwannee Street
      Tallahassee, FL  United States  32399-0450
    • Project Managers:

      Potter, William

    • Performing Organizations:

      University of North Florida, Jacksonville

      4567 St. Johns Bluff Road South
      Jacksonville, FL  United States  32224-
    • Principal Investigators:

      Elsafty, Adel

    • Start Date: 20130311
    • Expected Completion Date: 0
    • Actual Completion Date: 20150331
    • Source Data: RiP Project 33852

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    Filing Info

    • Accession Number: 01569218
    • Record Type: Research project
    • Source Agency: Florida Department of Transportation
    • Contract Numbers: BDV34 977-01
    • Files: RiP, STATEDOT
    • Created Date: Jul 3 2015 1:00AM