Seismic Performance of an I-Girder to Inverted-Tee Bent Cap Connection

Project status

Completed

Start date: 02/15/08
End date: 01/31/11

Researcher(s)

Principal investigators:

Co-principal investigators:

About the research

The goal of this project is to understand the true seismic behavior of the cap-to-girder connection as currently used and to mitigate the potential seismic hazard associated with these bridges.

Publications

Report: Seismic Performance of an I-Girder to Inverted-Tee Bent Cap Connection (NA pdf) May 2015

Sponsor(s)/partner(s)

Sponsor(s): California Department of Transportation