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Effects of aggregate coatings and films on concrete performance
(Wisconsin Highway Research Program, 2003-04)
Coarse aggregates containing surface coatings were collected throughout Wisconsin and characterized to determine composition. Based on the results of these tests, a subset of the sample aggregates was selected to further ...
A Social and Spatial Analysis of Madison's Bicycling Community
For many cities across the United States biking is not just a leisurely activity; it is a means of transportation, exercise, and an important staple that helps form a sense of identity and community. This study looks at ...
Viability of Offshore Wind Energy Across Wisconsin's Great Lakes
This research project was designed to determine suitable sites for an offshore wind farm within Wisconsin’s jurisdiction of Lake Michigan and Superior. In the research process, we used GIS data to create a map of ideal ...
Bridge integrated analysis and decision support system: case histories phase I
(Wisconsin Highway Research Program, 2007-08)
This report presents a database of case histories of incidents due to impact, fire and scour for sixteen bridges in Wisconsin. It is intended to expand and use such case history and other relevant data in a future study ...
Wisconsin truck size and weight study
(National Center for Freight and Infrastructure Research and Education, 2009-06)
The Wisconsin 2007 Assembly Bill 238 requires the Wisconsin Department of Transportation to conduct a comprehensive study to review the system of motor vehicle weight limits on Wisconsin's highways and bridges. Laws regarding ...
Feasibility of rehabilitating timber bridges with mechanically fastened FRP strips
(Midwest Regional University Transportation Center, 2008-06)
Many timber trestle railroad bridges in Wisconsin have experienced deterioration and are in need of rehabilitation. In addition, the railroad industry is increasing the weights of cars. The combined effect of heavier loads ...
Wisconsin on Fire: an Interactive History of Wildfires in Wisconsin
Wildfire is a common occurrence in Wisconsin, and has serious effects to the landscape and the lives of people in its way. Predicting future wildfire occurrence is impossible without first understanding and synthesizing ...
Rapid bridge construction technology, precast elements for substructures
(Wisconsin Highway Research Program, 2011-06)
The goal of this research was to propose an alternate system of precast bridge substructures which can substitute for conventional cast in place systems in Wisconsin to achieve accelerated construction. Three types of ...
Monitoring and evaluation of fly ash stabilization stabilized subgrade constructed by the WisDOT
(Wisconsin Highway Research Program, 2010-06)
This report describes the monitoring and evaluation of a field site where Class C fly ash was used to stabilize the subgrade during construction of a rigid pavement in a portion of USH 12 near Fort Atkinson, Wisconsin. ...