2014 Accelerated Bridge Construction Conference
The 2014 National ABC Conference, co-sponsored by State DOTs, the Federal Highway Administration and industry partners, was held on December 4-5, 2014 in Miami, Florida. Nine ABC workshops were held on December 3, one day prior to the conference. The attendees included Department of Transportation engineers and other bridge professionals.
January 22, 2015
Detailing of ABC Bridges for Simplicity and Durability
by Michael P. Culmo, P.E., Vice President of Transportation and Structures, CME Associates, Inc., East Hartford, CT.
A prefabricated ABC bridge can be designed using emulative details (details that emulate cast-in-place concrete). Using emulative details can, however,...
The ABC-UTC has assembled an experienced, knowledgeable, and engaged group of bridge academics and engineers who collectively will provide the transportation industry with the tools needed to effectively and economically utilize the principles of ABC to enhance mobility, and safety and produce safe, environmentally friendly, long-lasting bridges.