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Innovative bridge research and construction/deployment
(IBRC/IBRD) program

The following projects are/were conducted under this program.

Project Documents/Photos/Plans
Construction and evaluation of a prestressed concrete bridge using Korean ultra high-performance concrete (UHPC) (Pi-Girder) in Buchanan County
Construction and evaluation of a prestressed concrete bridge constructed using ultra high-performance concrete (I-girder) in Wapello County
  • Abstract
  • Photos
  • Presentation (649 KB)
  • Paper for 2005 Mid-Continent Transportation Research Symposium
    (2.7 MB)
  • Plans, specifications and contract documents
  • Status: in progress
Construction and evaluation of a prestressed concrete bridge using UHPC (Pi-Girder) in Buchanan County
Structural characterization and performance of the UHPC waffle bridge deck panel in Wapello County
Accelerated bridge construction in Boone County
Accelerated bridge construction in Madison County
Accelerated bridge construction — 24th Street over I-80/29
Strengthening of steel-girder bridge using post-tensioned FRP rods/strands
Strengthening of steel girders using FRP plates
Strengthening of prestressed concrete girders using FRP
Strengthening of glue-laminated beams using FRP
  • Abstract
  • Photos
  • Presentations and papers
  • Plans, specifications and contract documents
  • Status: in progress
Construction and evaluation of FRP temporary bypass bridge
Evaluation of corrosion resistant steel reinforcing (MMFX) in the deck slab of a three-span prestressed girder bridge  
Performance Evaluation Galvanized Reinforcing Bars
Evaluation of bridge constructed using high- performance steel
Steel-free bridge deck
  • Abstract
  • Photos
  • Presentations and papers
  • Plans, specifications and contract documents
  • Status: in progress