Start date: 02/15/08
End date: 01/31/11
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.
Report: Seismic Performance of an I-Girder to Inverted-Tee Bent Cap Connection (NA pdf) May 2015
Sponsor(s): California Department of Transportation