Overview of Fiber-Reinforced Concrete Bridge Decks TPF-5(313)

(2019) Overview of Fiber-Reinforced Concrete Bridge Decks TPF-5(313). Transportation, Department of


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This report summarizes the experience from existing bridge deck and bridge deck overlay construction projects that have employed fiber-reinforced concrete (FRC) materials. Included within this report is a summary of the laboratory and field performance of various FRC bridge decks along with key test methods and specification language developed by state departments of transportation. This document is a companion report to Fiber-Reinforced Concrete for Pavement Overlays: Technical Overview, which summarizes the state of the art regarding different fiber types, test methods, structural design, and the construction modifications required to accommodate FRC materials in concrete overlays

Item Type: Departmental Report
Keywords: concrete bridge decks—concrete overlays—fiber-reinforced concrete—FRC deck construction—structural macrofibers
Subjects: Transportation > Materials
Transportation > Bridges and tunnels
Transportation > Maintenance and preservation
ID Code: 39992
Deposited By: Iowa DOT Research
Deposited On: 15 Feb 2022 17:22
Last Modified: 15 Feb 2022 17:22
URI: https://publications.iowa.gov/id/eprint/39992