Cyclic Behavior of Three-Dimensional Partially-Restrained Composite Connections
This paper describes the test of a full-scale, bi-directional, PR composite beam-to-column connection. The PR connection consisted of continuous reinforcement bars across the column and...

New Bridge Deck Will Use FRP Form and Reinforcement

HDPE Pipe Withstands Deep Installation

EAP, Corps Delay Date of Dredged Material Regulation

Materials: New Concrete Mix Stands Up to the Cold

New Concrete Can Reduce Risk of Earthquake Failure

New Polymer `Combs' Out Filtration Flaws

Under the Microscope
Forensic engineering is typically more complex than engineering design because it requires the integration of specialized knowledge of materials science, structural analysis and design,...

Structures: Fiberglass Composite Used in Mars Research Station

Terminal Island Turnaround
The Pier T marine terminal at the Port of Long Beach is a new 375-acre (152 ha) container terminal being developed at the former Long Beach Naval Station and Naval Shipyard. The $525-million...

Concrete Delivers
The latest addition to the skyline of Shanghai, China, is a strikingly slender all-concrete 62-story office tower. It is the city's tallest all-concrete building, achieving...

Composites Enhance Timber Bridges
Two relatively new technologies are available for reinforcing or strengthening timber bridges with fiber-reinforced polymers (FRPs). The first consists in reinforcing the tension side...

Dual Benefits
When the Port of Houston needed to be dredged to accommodate larger commercial vessels, engineers decided to put the dredged material to use to create wetlands and islands that will serve...

The Road to Reuse
Many types of wastes and by-products have potential uses in the highway environment. Applications for recycled materials include asphalt pavement, portland cement concrete pavement, granular...

Materials: High-Performance Steel Used in Box Girder Bridge Design

Materials: Composite Bridge Supports Heavy Traffic

Materials: Concrete Testing to Solve Highway Problem in Iceland

Liner Lessons
The County Sanitation Districts of Los Angeles County comprise 25 independent special districts that cover a service area of approximately 770 sq mi (1,990 km�). Since the early 1990s...

Materials: Brick May Serve as Mars Building Block

Materials: FHWA Gives Superior Marks to Concrete Bridge Girder





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