Performance Evaluation, Material and Specification Development for Basalt Fiber Reinforced Polymer (BFRP) Reinforcing Bars Embedded in Concrete

The objective of this project is to complement existing fiber reinforced polymer (FRP) rebar specifications and to identify non-corrosive basalt fiber reinforced polymer (BFRP) rebar technologies for concrete reinforcement with suitable surface enhancements for the construction of durable and resilient infrastructure in Florida.


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    • Status: Active
    • Funding: $81799
    • Contract Numbers:

      BDV30 986-01

    • Sponsor Organizations:

      Florida Department of Transportation

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

      Nolan, Steven

    • Performing Organizations:

      Florida State University

      Sponsored Research Administration
      874 Traditions Way, Third Floor
      Tallahassee,, FL  United States  32306-4166
    • Principal Investigators:

      Kampmann, Raphael

      Roddenberry, Michelle

      De Caso, Francisco

    • Start Date: 20180521
    • Expected Completion Date: 20190430
    • Actual Completion Date: 0

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    Filing Info

    • Accession Number: 01686195
    • Record Type: Research project
    • Source Agency: Florida Department of Transportation
    • Contract Numbers: BDV30 986-01
    • Files: RiP, STATEDOT
    • Created Date: Nov 21 2018 7:41AM