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Rehabilitation and Repair of RC, Steel and Pre-stressed Bridges

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Rehabilitation of RC, Steel and Pre-stressed Bridges Introduction Modern bridge infrastructure comprises of primarily concrete (reinforced or pre-stressed) and steel structures. Over the service life of a bridge, its constituent materials are continually subjected to fatigue and wear-tear due to dynamic…
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A Critical Evaluation of Bridge Scour for Michigan Specific Conditions

A Critical Evaluation of Bridge Scour for Michigan Specific Conditions

A Critical Evaluation of Bridge Scour for Michigan Specific Conditions Project Goals The objective of this research is to improve the MDOT bridge scour prediction capability.  This will be accomplished by calibrating and/or modifying level 2 (HEC-18) scour prediction equations…
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