Provisional design guide in AASHTO language for FRP bridge strengthening
"The technology for strengthening existing bridge structures using fiber reinforced polymers (FRP) is well founded with many international guides now available. However, the transfer of this technology to bridge owners and practitioners has been slow in coming. There is a need in the industry for a state adopted design code which will allow bridge designers to economically and safely upgrade deficient bridge structures. The overall purpose of this research project is to create a document and design software which will allow bridge owners and practitioners to strengthen existing bridges using FRP materials."--Abstract, leaf iii.
Civil, Architectural and Environmental Engineering
M.S. in Civil Engineering
University of Missouri--Rolla
vii, 92 leaves, 1 CD-ROM (4 3/4 in.)
© 2004 Ryan Jay Lynch, All rights reserved.
Thesis - Citation
Library of Congress Subject Headings
Bridges -- Handbooks, manuals, etc. -- Maintenance and repair -- Missouri
Fiber-reinforced plastics -- Standards -- Missouri
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Full-text not available: Request this publication directly from Missouri S&T Library or contact your local library.http://laurel.lso.missouri.edu/record=b5283154~S5
Lynch, Ryan Jay, "Provisional design guide in AASHTO language for FRP bridge strengthening" (2004). Masters Theses. 2642.