Phase II - Investigation of Recycled Tire Chips and Fiber Reinforcement for Use in GDOT Concrete Used to Construct Barrier Walls and Other Applications

The primary objective of this research is to develop a finite element analysis model for crash simulation of vehicle impacts and assess the impact and full potential of concrete barrier design using Phase I results and a new examination of fiber-reinforced concrete.


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    • Status: Completed
    • Funding: $196000
    • Contract Numbers:

      GDOT RP 17-09

    • Sponsor Organizations:

      Georgia Department of Transportation

      One Georgia Center
      600 West Peachtree Street, NW
      Atlanta, GA  United States  30308
    • Project Managers:

      Jared, David

    • Performing Organizations:

      University of Georgia, Athens

      College of Engineering
      Driftmier Engineering Center
      Athens, Georgia  United States  30602
    • Principal Investigators:

      Durham, Stephan

    • Start Date: 20170829
    • Expected Completion Date: 20190829
    • Actual Completion Date: 20201128

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    Filing Info

    • Accession Number: 01674879
    • Record Type: Research project
    • Source Agency: Georgia Department of Transportation
    • Contract Numbers: GDOT RP 17-09
    • Files: RIP, STATEDOT
    • Created Date: Jul 9 2018 2:47PM