DYNAMIC TESTS OF BOX BEAM MEDIAN BARRIER

RESULTS OF A SERIES OF FULL SCALE DYNAMIC IMPACT TESTS OF A STEEL BOX MEDIAN BARRIER DESIGN ARE REPORTED. THE BASIC BARRIER DESIGN ARE REPORTED. THE BASIC BARRIER DESIGN, DEVELOPED BY NEW YORK STATE DEPARTMENT OF PUBLIC WORKS, CONSISTS OF A STRUCTURAL STEEL BOX BEAM 6 X 8 X 1/4 IN. MOUNTED 27 IN. HIGH ON 315.7 STEEL POSTS. RESULTANT DATA FROM THREE DYNAMIC TESTS OF MODIFIED POST-TO-BEAM CONNECTIONS ARE PRESENTED WITH A DISCUSSION ON THE DYNAMICS, CONSTRUCTION, AND MAINTENANCE FEATURES OF THE SYSTEM. /AUTHOR/

  • Corporate Authors:

    California Division of Highways

    Bridge Department
    Sacramento, CA  USA  05914
  • Authors:
    • Nordlin, E F
    • FIELD, R N
    • STOKER, J R
  • Publication Date: 1967-8

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  • Accession Number: 00203136
  • Record Type: Publication
  • Source Agency: Bureau of Public Roads /US
  • Report/Paper Numbers: Hpr-1/5/
  • Files: TRIS
  • Created Date: Dec 29 1994 12:00AM