TRB's National Cooperative Highway Research Program (NCHRP) Report 678: Design of FRP Systems for Strengthening Concrete Girders in Shear offers suggested design guidelines for concrete girders strengthened in shear using externally bonded Fiber-Reinforced Polymer (FRP) systems. The guidelines address the strengthening schemes and application of the FRP systems and their contribution to shear capacity of reinforced and prestressed concrete girders. The guidelines are supplemented by design examples to illustrate their use for concrete beams strengthened with different FRP systems. Appendix A of NCHRP Report 678, which contains the research agency's final report, provides further elaboration on the work performed in this project. Appendix A: Research Description and Findings, is only available online.Chaallal, O., Shahawy, M., and Hassan, M. (2002), aPerformance of Reinforced Concrete T-Girders Strengthened in Shear with .... ISIS Design Manual 4 (2001), Strengthening Reinforced Concrete Structures with Externally-Bonded Fiberanbsp;...
|Title||:||Design of FRP Systems for Strengthening Concrete Girders in Shear|
|Publisher||:||Transportation Research Board - 2011-01-01|