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Objective

The global objective of the proposed PFI project is to develop novel precast concrete bridge elements that can resist extreme loads and yet remain functional. Another objective of the study is to develop connections that allow for deconstruction and reuse of these columns.  Through close collaboration with knowledge enhancement partners (KEP’s), advanced materials and details with demonstrated potential through past pilot studies will be adapted for possible use in connections and new details will be devised to disassemble members.