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State Materials Office

State Materials Office / Structural Material Systems / FDOT-FHWA Corrosion-Resistant Rebar Seminar

 FDOT-FHWA Corrosion-Resistant Rebar Seminar

FDOT: State Materials Office

Meeting Information



July 17, 2012



Florida Department of Transportation

District 7 Office, Room 301, Supervisors Building, Tampa Maintenance Office
2820 Leslie Road, Tampa, Florida 33619

(Sponsored by the Federal Highway Administration)



Meeting Agenda [PDF - 24KB]






08:15 a.m.

Z-Bar [PDF-878KB]

Wesley Miller - Gerdau Ameristeel

08:45 a.m.

2101/2205 Stainless Steel  Proper Cleaning of Mill Scale [PDF-4.51MB]

Catherine Houska, TMR Consulting  Tom Holsing, Outokumpu

09:15 a.m.

Duplex 2205 Solid Stainless Steel Rebar [PDF-588KB]

Raymond Schnell, Talley Metals

09:45 a.m.

Fiber-Reinforced Polymer Composite Rebar [PDF-3.33MB]

John Busel, American Composites Manufacturers Association

10:30 a.m.

Basalt Fiber Rebar [PDF-0.99MB]

Alvin Ericson, Technical Consultant - Concrete Construction

11:00 a.m.

Virginia DOT Experience with CRRB [PDF-1.33MB]

Virginia Transportation Research Council

11:30 a.m.

FHWA/Florida DOT Research on Alternative CRRB's/Project Evaluations [PDF-3.55MB]

Dr. Francisco J. Presuel, Florida Atlantic University

01:15 p.m.

Mechanisms in the Corrosion Performance of Dual Polymer-Zinc Coated Rebar [PDF-1.82MB]

Dr. Alberto Sagues, University of South Florida

01:45 p.m.

Evaluation of Reinforcing Bar Corrosion Performance [PDF-1.54MB]

Dr. Matt O'Reilly, University of Kansas

02:15 p.m.

Evaluation of Chloride Threshold for Stainless Steel Rebars [PDF-735KB]

Dr. William Hartt, Materials  Corrosion Consulting Engineer

03:00 p.m.

FHWA Research Study on "Accelerated Testing of CRRB" [PDF-5.15MB]

Dr. S. K. Lee, Rutgers University

03:30 p.m.

Deployment and Cost Considerations [PDF-2.32MB]

Lou Triandafilou, FHWA Turner-Fairbank Highway Research Center

03:50 p.m.

FDOT Practices and Policies Related to Alternate Reinforcement [PDF-690KB]

Mario Paredes, Florida Department of Transportation