Blast-Resistant Highway Bridges: Design and Detailing Guidelines

This report presents code-ready language containing general design guidance and a simplified design procedure for blast-resistant reinforced concrete bridge columns. The report also provides the results of experimental blast tests and analytical research on reinforced concrete bridge columns designed to investigate the effectiveness of a variety of different design techniques. The material in this report will be of immediate interest to bridge designers.


  • English

Media Info

  • Media Type: Print
  • Features: Figures; Photos; References; Tables;
  • Pagination: 150p
  • Serial:
    • NCHRP Report
    • Issue Number: 645
    • Publisher: Transportation Research Board
    • ISSN: 0077-5614
  • Publication flags:

    Open Access (libre)

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Filing Info

  • Accession Number: 01151965
  • Record Type: Publication
  • ISBN: 9780309118194
  • Report/Paper Numbers: Project 12-72
  • Files: TRIS, TRB, ATRI
  • Created Date: Mar 11 2010 3:50PM