ABC Research Database

91 research projects found
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    Rapidly Constructed Large-Bar Precast Bridge Bent Seismic Connection

    • Category: Completed Projects
    • Group: Seismic
    • Subject: Grouted Ducts
    • Primary Performing Agency: Washington State Transportation Center (TRAC)
    • Primary Sponsor: Washington State Department of Transportation
    • Start Date: 2008-01-01
    • Completion Date: 2008-01-01
    • Keywords:

      Precast concrete, bridge substructures, bents, bridge column, accelerated bridge construction, anchorage, ducts

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    Performance of Continuous and Segmented Post-Tensioned Concrete Filled Fiber Tubes

    • Category: Completed Projects
    • Group: Seismic
    • Subject: Columns
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    • Start Date: 2008-12-01
    • Completion Date: 2008-12-01
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    Seismic Performance of Self-Centering Frames composed of Precast, Post-Tension Concrete encased FRP Tubes

    • Category: Completed Projects
    • Group: Seismic
    • Subject: Columns
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    • Start Date: 2009-12-01
    • Completion Date: 2009-12-01
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    Development of Precast Bent Cap Systems for Seismic Regions; NCHRP 12-74; Report 681

    • Category: Completed Projects
    • Group: Seismic
    • Subject: Precast Cap
    • Primary Performing Agency: University of California, Berkeley
    • Primary Sponsor: National Cooperative Highway Research Program
    • Start Date: 2005-09-14
    • Completion Date: 2010-06-30
    • Keywords:

      Bridges; Concrete curing; Concrete forms; Construction; Design methods; Methodology; Precast concrete; Seismicity

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    Synthesis on System Performance on ABC connections in Mod to High seismic regions; NCHRP 12-88, NCHRP Report 698 [Final]

    • Category: Completed Projects
    • Group: Seismic
    • Subject: Synthesis
    • Primary Performing Agency: Berger/ABAM
    • Primary Sponsor: National Cooperative Highway Research Program
    • Start Date: 2010-07-09
    • Completion Date: 2011-01-01
    • Keywords:

      Base isolation; Bridge construction; Earthquake resistant design; Prefabricated bridges; Prefabricated structures; Seismicity; Structural connection; Traffic delays; Work zone safety; Work zone traffic control

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    Seismic Response of Precast Columns with Energy Dissipating Joints

    • Category: Completed Projects
    • Group: Seismic
    • Subject: Columns
    • Primary Performing Agency: Center for Civil Engineering Earthquake Research
    • Primary Sponsor: California Department of Transportation
    • Start Date: 2011-05-01
    • Completion Date: 2011-05-01
    • Keywords:

      Bridge design; Columns; Dissipation; Earthquake resistant design; Joints (Engineering); Precast concrete; Shaking table tests

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    Seismic Behavior and Design of Segmental Precast Post-Tensioned Concrete Piers

    • Category: Completed Projects
    • Group: Seismic
    • Subject: Piers
    • Primary Performing Agency: Transportation Northwest Regional Center X (TransNow)
    • Primary Sponsor: United States Department of Transportation
    • Start Date: 2011-06-01
    • Completion Date: 2011-06-01
    • Keywords:

      Key words: concrete, CFFT, seismic, smart infrastructure

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  • Seismic Performance of Concrete Filled Steel Tube (CFST) Bridge Columns For Accelerated Bridge Construction

    • Category: Completed Projects
    • Group: Seismic
    • Subject: CFST
    • Primary Performing Agency: Mountain-Plains Consortium
    • Primary Sponsor: Research and Innovative Technology Administration
    • Start Date: 2012-01-01
    • Completion Date: 2016-01-31
    • Keywords:

      Bridge construction; Bridge design; Bridge piers; Columns; Concrete; Earthquake resistant design

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    Precast Column-Footing Connections for Accelerated Bridge Construction in Seismic Zones

    • Category: Completed Projects
    • Group: Seismic
    • Subject: Grouted Couplers
    • Primary Performing Agency: University of Nevada, Reno
    • Primary Sponsor: California Department of Transportation
    • Start Date: 2013-07-01
    • Completion Date: 2013-07-01
    • Keywords:

      Bridge construction; Bridge design; Columns; Earthquake resistant design; Footings; Hinges; Precast concrete; Splicing

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    A Precast Bridge Bent System for Seismic Regions

    • Category: Completed Projects
    • Group: Seismic
    • Subject: Bent Cap
    • Primary Performing Agency: Berger/ABAM
    • Primary Sponsor: Federal Highway Administration (FHWA)
    • Start Date: 2013-11-01
    • Completion Date: 2013-11-01
    • Keywords:

      Bents; Concrete bridges; Earthquake engineering; Earthquakes; Precast concrete; Structural connection

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