BIXBY CREEK BRIDGE COMPOSITE RETROFIT PROGRAM : RETROFIT SCHEME C COLUMN TEST

@inproceedings{Baumgartner1998BIXBYCB,
  title={BIXBY CREEK BRIDGE COMPOSITE RETROFIT PROGRAM : RETROFIT SCHEME C COLUMN TEST},
  author={Johanna Baumgartner and Donato Innamorato and Frieder Seible and Vistasp M. Karbhari},
  year={1998}
}
This study reports on the construction, retrofit, and testing of a rectangular flexural bridge spandrel column model at a structural components laboratory. The testing was performed in a manner directly analogous to a similar test conducted for the California Department of Transportation (Caltrans) on an unretrofitted, "As-Built" bridge column test specimen that modeled a typical spandrel column/arch rib connection of the Bixby Creek Bridge in Monterey, California. The report documents the… CONTINUE READING