Experimental Investigation of the Effect of Surface Markings on the Mechanical Integrity of Weathering Bridge Steels - Phase III

The objective of this project is to study the effect of plasma scribe notch depth on the fatigue properties of 50W weathering bridge steel. The overall goal is to provide textual guidelines for marking bridge steels for future standardization and implementation.


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    • Status: Active
    • Funding: $66301
    • Contract Numbers:

      BDV31 977-84

    • Sponsor Organizations:

      Florida Department of Transportation

      Research Center
      605 Suwannee Street MS-30
      Tallahassee, FL  United States  32399-0450
    • Project Managers:

      Duke, Steven

    • Performing Organizations:

      University of Florida, Gainesville

      219 Grinter Hall
      Gainesville, FL  United States  32611
    • Principal Investigators:

      Manuel, Michele

    • Start Date: 20171002
    • Expected Completion Date: 20180228
    • Actual Completion Date: 0

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    Filing Info

    • Accession Number: 01647959
    • Record Type: Research project
    • Source Agency: Florida Department of Transportation
    • Contract Numbers: BDV31 977-84
    • Files: RiP, STATEDOT
    • Created Date: Oct 2 2017 1:45PM