Proceedings of the First

 

 


文本框: APFIS
2007
ASIA-PACIFIC CONFERENCE ON

FRP IN STRUCTURES

 

- APFIS 2007 -

 

 


The Official Regional Conference of the
International Institute for FRP in Construction (IIFC)
for the Asia-Pacific Region

 

12-14 December 2007
Hong Kong, China

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Edited by:


S.T. Smith

Department of Civil Engineering

The University of Hong Kong

 

 

Organised by:


The University of Hong Kong

 

and

 

IIFC Working Groups on "Bond Behaviour of FRP in Structures",

"FRP-Strengthened Metallic Structures" and "FRP Bridge Decks"

 

 

 

 

 

 


Copyright Note

 

 

Preface

 

III

Message from the President of IIFC

 

V

Organising Committee and International Scientific Committee Members

 

VI

Institutional Sponsors

 

VII

Industrial Sponsors, Exhibitors and Media Partner

 

VIII

 

 

 

 

VOLUME I

 

 

 

Keynote Papers

 

Building Confidence in the use of Fibre Reinforced Polymers in Construction

S. Denton

 

3

Assessment of Numerical Models for FRP-strengthened Concrete Structures

K.W. Neale

 

13

Fundamental Issues that Govern the Rotation of FRP Retrofitted Columns and

Beams: The Intractable Plastic Hinge Ductility Problem

D.J. Oehlers, M.S. Mohamed Ali, M.C. Griffith and T. Ozbakkaloglu

 

23

Debonding Failures of RC Beams Strengthened with Externally Bonded FRP

Reinforcement: Behaviour and Modelling

J.G. Teng and J.F. Chen

 

33

Integrated Strengthening of Structures with Bonded Prestressed FRP Reinforcements

Z.S. Wu

 

43

Unified Definition of Safety Factors for Traditional RC Members and Members

Incorporating FRP

L.P. Ye and P. Feng

53

 

 

Strengthening of Concrete Beams and Slabs

 

Effect of Loading Configurations on the Structural Behavior of FRP Strengthened

Concrete Beams

J.L. Pan, T. Chung and C.K.Y. Leung

 

65

The Effect of Initial Strain on Resistance Moment of RC Beams Flexural Strengthened

with FRP

J.X. Ma and P. Wang

 

73

Retrofitting Reinforced Concrete Bridge Frames using Externally Bonded FRP Sheets

G.R. Pandey, H. Mutsuyoshi and T. Aravinthan

 

79

Ultimate Load Modeling of RC Flats Elements Strengthened by CFRP

L. Michel, E. Ferrier and P. Hamelin

 

87

Experimental Study on the Effects of Cyclic Loading during Repairing Period on

the Effectiveness of Bonded CFRP

M. Quiertant, L. Siegert, C. Boulay, P. Fakhri, C. Tourneur and J.-L. Clément

 

93

Fatigue Damage Model of RC Beams Strengthened with CFL based on

Stiffness Degradation

C. Zhao and P.Y. Huang

 

99

Influence of the Concrete Mechanical Properties on the Efficacy of the

Shear Strengthening Intervention on RC Beams by NSM Technique

V. Bianco, J.A.O. Barros and G. Monti

 

105

Behavioural Model of FRP Strengthened Reinforced Concrete Beams under Torsion

C.E. Chalioris

111

 

 

Confinement of Concrete in Compression and Seismic Retrofit

 

Concrete-Filled Square FRP Tubes under Axial Compression

T. Ozbakkaloglu, J.C. Lim and D.J. Oehlers

 

119

Analytical Study on Efficiency Evaluation of FRP Confinement on Square RC Columns

A. Zarafshan and S. Zarafshan

 

125

FRP Strengthening of RC Columns - Parametric Finite Element Analyses of Bar

Quality Effect

T.C. Rousakis, G.E. Manolitsi and A.I. Karabinis

 

131

Square Concrete Section Confined by FRP: Ultimate Strength Prediction

G. Monti and N. Nisticň

 

137

Principles of a Design Method for RC Columns Reinforced by CFRP under Eccentric

Compression Loading

K. Verňk, M. Quiertant and J.-L. Clément

 

143

Stress-Strain Model for FRP-confined Concrete Rectangular Columns

Y. Ouyang and N.K. Liu

 

149

Stress-Strain Model for FRP-confined Rectangular RC Sections via an

Incremental Procedure

K.G. Megalooikonomou, K.D. Kim and G. Monti

 

155

Assessment of Drucker-Prager Type Plasticity Models for Predicting the Behaviour

of FRP-Confined Concrete

T. Yu, J.G. Teng, Y.L. Wong and S.L. Dong

 

161

A Simplified Model for FRP-confined Hollow Circular Concrete Columns under

Axial Compression

G.P. Lignola, A. Prota, G. Manfredi and E. Cosenza

 

167

Compressive Strength Models of FRP-Confined Concrete

Y.A. Al-Salloum

 

175

Effects of Pre-damage and Cyclic Compression on Axial Behavior of FRP

Jacketed Concrete

A. Ilki, C. Demir and N. Kumbasar

 

181

Anchorage System for External Bonded CFRP Seismic Reinforcement

E. Ferrier and P. Hamelin

 

187

Seismic Retrofitting of Reinforced Concrete Columns using Carbon Fiber

Reinforced Polymer (CFRP)

O. Ozcan, B. Binici and G. Özcebe

 

193

Comparative Study on Seismic Performance of Circular Concrete Columns

Strengthened with BFRP and CFRP Composites

G. Wu, D.S. Gu, Z.S. Wu, J.B. Jiang and X.Q. Hu

 

199

FRP Tubular Poles with Partial Concrete Filling

J. Mitchell and A. Fam

205

 

 

Strengthening of Beam-Column and Slab-Column Connections

 

An Experimental Investigation on the Strengthening of RC Beam-column

Connections with FRP Composites

R. Shrestha and S.T. Smith

 

213

Seismic Upgrading of Existing RC Ordinary Moment Resisting Frames using FRPs

S.S. Mahini and H.R. Ronagh

 

221

A Study on the Application of FRP Laminates to RC Knee Joints

M. Safari Gorji and K. Bargi

 

227

A New CFRP Strengthening Technique to Enhance Punching Shear Strength of

RC Slab-Column Connections

H. Erdogan, G. Özcebe and B. Binici

233

 

 

Strengthening of Masonry Members

 

Flexure and Shear Strengthening of Masonry Walls with Composite Materials:

State-of-the-Art                                                                                                                     

M. Derias and R. El-Hacha

 

241

Experimental Behavior and Design Criteria for FRP In-plane Strengthening of Tuff Walls

G. Marcari and G. Fabbrocino

 

249

Numerical Simulations of In-plane Behavior of Tuff Masonry Strengthened

with Cementitious Matrix-Grid Composites

G.P. Lignola, A. Prota and G. Manfredi

 

255

Strengthening and Retrofitting Unreinforced Masonry Walls with Various FRPs Systems

G.A. Parsekian, R. El-Hacha and N.G. Shrive

 

263

Novelty FRP and TRM Strengthening Systems Applied to Stone Masonry Walls:

Experimental Programme Presentation (I)

J.T. San-José, D. García, T. El Hadid, R. San-Mateos, A. Al Far and I. Marcos

 

271

Behaviour of FRP Strengthened Masonry Walls under Out-of-plane Seismic Loading

Y.A. Al-Salloum, T.H. Almusallam and S.H. Alsayed

 

277

Finite Element and Limit Analysis of the Large Scale Model of

Mustafa Pasha Mosque in Skopje Strengthened with FRP

R. Landolfo, F. Portioli, O. Mammana and F.M. Mazzolani

283

 

 

Strengthening of Timber and Glass Members

 

Strengthening Glulam Beams with Steel or Composite Plates

R. Kliger, M. Al-Emrani, M. Johansson and R. Crocetti

 

291

Strengthening of Wooden Beams with FRP Materials

C. Bernardini, L. Credali and G. Pistone

 

297

Evaluation of Timber Beams Reinforced with FRP Fabrics

J. Vanerek and P. Hradil

 

305

On the Bending of GFRP Reinforced Glass Element

E. Speranzini and P. Neri

311

 

 

Concrete and Masonry Members Reinforced with Internal FRP

 

Prefabricated FRP Reinforcement for Concrete Bridge Deck and Railing:

Design, Laboratory, Validation, and Field Implementation

F. Matta, A. Nanni and L.C. Bank

 

319

Reliability Assessment on the Serviceability of Concrete Beams Reinforced

with Glass Fiber Reinforced Polymer Rods

Z. He and F. Qiu

 

325

Mechanical Performance of Curved FRP Rebars: Part I - Experimental Study

T. Imjai, M. Guadagnini and K. Pilakoutas

 

333

Mechanical Performance of Curved FRP Rebars: Part II - Analytical Study

T. Imjai, M. Guadagnini and K. Pilakoutas

 

339

Experimental Research of Concrete Beams and Masonry Walls Reinforced

with GFRP Reinforcement

Z. Soric, T. Kisicek and J. Galic

 

345

Concrete and Masonry Elements Reinforced with Newly Developed FRP Reinforcement

D. Horak, M. Zlamal and P. Stepanek

353

 

 

Concrete Members Prestressed with Internal or External FRP

 

Behavior and Ductility of Ultra High Performance Beams Prestressed with CFRP Tendons

J. Yang and Z. Fang

 

361

Elastic Moment Capacity and Prestress Loss of Steel-concrete Composite Beams

Strengthened with a Prestressed CFRP Plate

J. Deng, M.M.K. Lee and P.Y. Huang

 

367

Study on Effective Prestress of RC Beam Strengthening with Prestressed FRP

X.Y. Guo, P.Y. Huang and G.M. Pan

 

373

Pretension of Externally Bonded FRP Sheets for Flexural Reinforcement of RC Beams:

Methods and Design Equations

G. Monti and M.A. Liotta

 

379

Strengthening of Structures with the CarboStress® System

F. Fischli, R. Clénin, A. De Silva and P. Chaemmangkang

387

 

 

Ductility

 

Ductility Behavior of Compression-yielding Reinforced Concrete Beams

Y.W. Zhou, Y.F. Wu and J.G. Teng

 

395

A New Ductility Model for RC/PC Sections Strengthened with or without Bonded FRP

Z.G. Guan and J.Z. Li

 

403

Compression Yielding by SIFCON Block for FRP-reinforced Concrete Beams

K. Liu and Y.F. Wu

 

411

Mechanical Behavior of Mild Steel Compressive Yielding Blocks

X.C. Liu, Y.F. Wu, A.Y.T. Leung and J.G. Hou

417

 

 

Hybrid Members

 

The Effect of Core Architecture on the Behaviour of Sandwich Columns

under Edgewise Compression Loading

T. Omar, T. Aravinthan and G. Van Erp

 

425

Applications of FRP in Cladding Panels of Buildings

T. Sharaf, A. Fam, W. Shawkat and B. Taylor

 

431

Thermoplastic Composite Structural Insulated Panels (CSIPs) for Building Construction

A.S. Vaidya, N. Uddin and U.K. Vaidya

 

437

Pilot Study on the Horizontal Shear Behaviour of FRP Rubber Isolators

T.B. Peng, J.Z. Li and L.C. Fan

443

 

 

All FRP Members

 

On Design and Experimental Verification of Actual Behaviour of Selected

All-FRP Structural Components for Civil Engineering

J.J. Melcher, M. Karmazinova and M. Filip

 

453

Shear Deformation Characteristics and Web Crippling of New Hybrid Composite Girders

H. Nakamura, K. Maeda, H. Mutsuyoshi and K. Suzukawa

 

459

Buckling and Reduced Stiffness Criteria for FRP Cylindrical Shells under Compression

K. Matsumoto, S. Yamada, H.T. Wang and J.G.A. Croll

 

465

Radio Frequency Transparent Barriers for Airport Structures: The SAS Project

D. Asprone, A. Prota, R. Parretti and A. Nanni

 

471

Innovative all Composite Multi-Pultrusion Truss Systems

– FE Modelling & Behavioural Issues

T. Omar, G. Van Erp, T Aravinthan and P. Key

 

477

Design and Experimental Investigation of Energy Dissipating FRP Box Infill System

W.Y. Jung and A.J. Aref

 

483

Limit Analysis for Orthotropic Composite Laminates

A.A. Pisano and P. Fuschi

 

491

Geometrically Nonlinear Theory of Thin-walled Composite Box Beams

T.P. Vo and J. Lee

 

497

A Study on the Application of Advanced Thermoplastic Composites for use in

Building Construction Industry

H.K.K. Yeung and R.P Kamineni

503

 

 

Field Applications and Case Studies

 

Long-term Behaviour of a FRP-strengthened Structure:

The Case of the Sainte-Émélie-de-l’Énergie Bridge

P. Labossičre, K.W. Neale, P. Rochette, M. Demers, M. Savard and G. Desgagné

 

513

Strengthening an Early 20th Century RC Bridge with FRP (Unidirectional Carbon Fibres)

G. Pistone

 

519

Reinstatement of the Flexural Fatigue Strength of Precast Concrete Link Slabs using CFRP

D.L. Beneke and R.J. Feller

 

527

TFC - FRP Strengthening Solution from FREYSSINET

D. Deschamps and T. Wong

 

533

FRP Application to Remedy As-built Construction Defects

D. Choudhuri, A. Bouadi and E. Green

 

541

CFRP Strengthening of Splice Deficiency

A. Bouadi, E. Green and D. Choudhuri

 

547

Structural Strengthening and Extending Concrete Structure Service Life using FRP

and Corrosion Inhibiting Technologies – A Case Study

K.Y. Lo, T.H. Yeung, G. Lee, J.S. Wang and S.H. Giam

 

553

Application and Practice of GFRP Bars in the TBM Launching Shaft of Metro in China

M. Li, Y. Cao and H.G. Tang

 

559

Seismic Rehabilitation of Historical Masonry Vaults using FRPs – A Case Study

S.S. Mahini, H.R. Ronagh and A. Eslami

 

565

Function-integrated GFRP Sandwich Roof Structure

T. Keller, Ch. Haas and T. Vallée

 

571

 

 

 

 

VOLUME II

 

 

 

Fibre Optic Sensors, Measurement and Nondestructive Evaluation

 

Smart Composites for Civil Infrastructure Applications

K.T. Lau, S.T. Smith, H.Y. Tam and S.L. Ho

 

579

Fibre Optic Sensing for the Delamination Behaviour of FRP Reinforced Steel Girders

S. Yamada, Y. Yoshida, S. Saito, S. Yamada and I. Komiya

 

587

Stress Analysis of Composite Material Embedded with Optical Fiber Sensor

Subjected to Anti-Plane Shear

S.C. Her and B.R. Yao

 

593

Quantifying Strain Variation in FRP Confined Concrete using Digital Image Correlation:

Proof-of-concept and Initial Results

L. Bisby, W.A. Take and A. Caspary

 

599

Quantifying Defects and Progression of Damage in FRP Rehabilitation of Concrete

through IR Thermography

A. Shirazi and V.M. Karbhari

 

605

Application Properties of Hybrid FRP Reinforcing Rods for Self Diagnosing

of Concrete Fracture

S.K. Park

611

 

 

Durability, Fire and Impact

 

Durability of FRP Strengthening Systems                                                                              

P. Wilcox, Q. Yang and V.M. Karbhar

 

619

Experimental Investigation on Durability of FRP Strips Confined Concrete Cylinders

under Freeze-thaw Cycles

D.Y. Gao, C.C. Li and G.T. Zhao

 

625

Bonded Fibre Reinforced Polymer Strengthening in a Real Fire

T.J. Stratford, M. Gillie and J.F. Chen

 

631

Flame Retardant Fibre Reinforced Polyester Formulation for Roofing Application

R. Vasanthakumari

 

637

Modeling of Thermo-physical Properties and Thermal Responses for FRP Composites in Fire

Y. Bai, T. Keller and T. Vallée

 

645

The Stress Relaxation of Glass Fibre Composites with Low Velocity Impact Damage

Y.J. Tong, L.H. Xu and C.Q. Li

651

 

 

Product Development and Testing

 

Study on the Fabricating and Reshaping Process of a New Kind of FRTP Bar

C. Wang and J.P. Ou

 

659

Braided Reinforced FRP Rods

C.G. Pereira, R. Fangueiro, S. Jalali, M. Araújo and P.P. Marques

 

665

Crack Development in CFRP Reinforced Mortar – An Experimental Study

B. Täljsten, K. Orosz and G. Fischer

671

 

 

 

IIFC Working Group: Bond Behaviour of FRP in Structures

 

 

Message from the Chairmen of the IIFC Working Group on the

Bond Behaviour of FRP in Structures

J.F. Chen and J.G. Teng

679

 

Basic Bond Mechanisms: Externally Bonded Sheets/Plates

 

Behaviour of FRP-to-concrete Interfaces between Two Adjacent Cracks in

FRP-Plated Concrete Members: A Numerical Investigation

G.M. Chen, J.F. Chen and J.G. Teng

 

683

Bonding CFRP and SRP to Ultra-High Performance Concrete

A. Elmahdy, R. El-Hacha and N.G. Shrive

 

689

Direct versus Indirect Identification of FRP-to-concrete Interface Relationships

C. Faella, E. Martinelli and E. Nigro

 

697

New Three-parameter Bond Strength Model for Externally Bonded FRP-concrete Interface

S.M. Shahidul Islam and Z.S. Wu

 

703

Bond Stress versus Slip Model for CFRP Plates Bonded to Concrete

M.K.Y. Loo, S.J. Foster and S.T. Smith

 

709

A Quantitative Study on Bond Behavior between Fiber-Reinforced Polymer (FRP)

and Concrete Interface using Infra-red Thermography (IRT)

C.S. Poon, W.L. Lai, S.C. Kou, W.F. Tsang and C.C. Lai

 

717

Behaviour of CFRP Sheets Bonded to Historical Masonry

R. Capozucca

723

 

 

Basic Bond Mechanisms: Internally Embedded Bars, Tendons and Anchors

 

Comparison of the Interfacial Bond and Slip Behaviour of Steel and FRP Reinforcement

M. Hasket, D.J. Oehlers and C. Wu

 

731

Bond Behaviour and Modeling of Fiber Reinforced Polymer Bars to Concrete under

Direct Pullout

H.X. Zhang and J. Li

 

739

Pullout and Bond of Glass Fibre Reinforced Polymer/Steel Wire Composite Rebars

in Concrete

Q.D. Hao, Y.L. Wang and J.P. Ou

 

745

Flexural Bonding Characteristics of Newly-developed GFRP Rebar

H.S. Oh, J.S. Sim, M.K. Ju and T.S. Kang

 

753

Mechanical and Bonding Performances of Steel Cable-GFRP Composite Rebar

Z.C. Zhang and J.P. Ou

 

761

Investigation on Bond Performance of the Bond-type Anchorage for CFRP Tendon

T.Y. Jiang, Z. Fang and D. Liang

 

767

Pull-out Tests on FRP Anchors

S.J. Kim and S.T. Smith

775

 

 

Flexurally-Strengthened Concrete Beams

 

Hybrid Bonding System for Optimizing Structural Performance of FRP Flexurally

Strengthened Concrete Beams

J.G. Dai, H. Yokota and T. Ueda

 

785

Study on Bond Behaviors between CFRP and Concrete in CFRP-strengthened RC Beams

X.Y. Lin and S.Y. Cao

 

793

Numerical Simulation of Debonding Failure of Reinforced Concrete Beams Strengthened

with Externally Bonded FRP

K. Farah and Y. Sato

 

799

Investigation of Stress Concentration in Cut-off Zones of Beam Strengthened by

Near Surface Mounted FRPs

V.H. Nguyen, M. Guadagnini, K. Pilakoutas and V.N. Le

 

805

Interlaminar Peeling in Concrete Beams Strengthened with CFRP Plates

- Experimental Study

P. Rusinowski and B. Täljsten

811

 

 

Interfacial Stresses

 

Debonding Shear Stress of Steel Plates with a Fiber Sheet Inserted under a CFRP Strip

I. Okura and T. Ishikawa

 

819

Influence of End Locations of Inserted Glass Fiber Sheet on Debonding Load of

CFRP Bonded to Steel Plates

T. Ishikawa, K. Komura, I. Okura, S. Yokota and M. Saito

 

825

Three-Parameter Elastic Foundation Model of FRP Strengthened Concrete Beams

J.L. Wang

 

831

Influence of Local Imperfections on Interface Stresses of RC Beams Strengthened

with Hybrid Fiber Sheets

L.J. Li, Y.C. Guo, F. Liu, Y. Yang and Z.J. He

 

837

Numerical Analysis of Interface Stresses of RC Beams Strengthened with

Pre-stressed Hybrid CFS-GFS

Y.C. Guo, P.Y. Huang, L.J. Li and J. Deng

 

843

Analytical and Finite Element Study of Cracking and Interfacial Stress Distribution

at the Cracked Zone in a Retrofitted RC Beam

M.Z. Kabir and A. Hojatkashani

849

 

 

Intermediate Crack Induced Debonding

 

Displacement Induced and Intermediate Crack Debonding in FRP Strengthened

One-way Masonry Beams

C.R. Willis, C. Wu, R. Seracino and M.C. Griffith

 

859

Improved IC Debonding Resistance of Embedded NSM FRP Plates

M. Haskett, D.J. Oehlers and C. Wu

 

865

Nonlinear Fracture Mechanics of Flexural-shear Crack Induced Debonding of

FRP Strengthened Concrete Beams

J.L. Wang and C. Zhang

 

871

Intermediate Debonding of FRP Strengthened Beams

C. Mazzotti and M. Savoia

 

877

Prediction of Load Carrying Capacity due to Intermediate Crack-induced Debonding

in FRP-strengthened Flexural Members

H. Said and Z.S. Wu

 

885

Debonding Failure in FRP-strengthened RC Beams: A Model-based Approach

C. Faella, E. Martinelli and E. Nigro

893

 

 

Durability, Fatigue and Cyclic Loading

 

Durability of the Bonding Performance of FRP-concrete Interface Externally Bonded

with FRP Composite Sheet

L.L. Zhang, L. Zhang and J.X. Ma

 

901

Analytical Solution of Bond Behavior in Moist Environments for FRP-concrete Joints

under Peel Load

Z. Ouyang and B. Wan

 

907

Theoretical Solution for Fatigue Debonding Growth and Fatigue Life Prediction

of FRP-concrete Interface

H.M. Diab, Z.S. Wu and K. Iwashita

 

913

FRP-Concrete Bond Behaviour under Cyclic Delamination Force

C. Mazzotti and M. Savoia

923

 

 

 

IIFC Working Group: FRP-Strengthened Metallic Structures

 

 

Message from the Chairman of the IIFC Working Group on

FRP-Strengthened Metallic Structures

X.L. Zhao

933

 

Strengthening of Metal Flexural Members

 

Performance of CFRP Strengthened Lightseel Beams Subjected to End Bearing Forces

X.L. Zhao and R. Al-Mahaidi

 

937

Finite Element Modelling of CFRP-Strengthened Rectangular Steel Tubes Subjected

to End Bearing Loads

N.D. Fernando, J.G. Teng, T. Yu and X.L. Zhao

 

943

Strengthening of Steel-Concrete Composite Girders using FRPs: State-of-the-Art

N. Ragab, R. El-Hacha and M. Aly

 

951

Bond Behavior of a CFRP Strengthening System for Steel Structures

M. Dawood, M. Guddati and S. Rizkalla

 

959

Effect of CFRP Reinforcement on CHS Beams in Pure Bending

J. Haedir, M.R. Bambach, X.L. Zhao and R.H. Grzebieta

 

967

Upgrading of Steel Beams using Composite Materials

D. Linghoff and M. Al-Emrani

 

973

An Assessment of the Suitability of Wrought Iron for Strengthening using FRP Composites

S.S.J. Moy and H.W.J. Clarke

979

 

 

Strengthening of Metal Compression Members and Shells

 

FRP-stabilised Steel Compression Members

K.A. Harries, E. Abraham and A. Peck

 

987

Control of Overall Buckling of HSS Slender Columns using CFRP Plates

A. Shaat and A. Fam

 

993

Steel Square Hollow Section Short Columns Strengthened with CFRP

M.R. Bambach and M. Elchalakani

 

999

On the use of the EC3 and AISI Specifications to Estimate the Ultimate Load

of CFRP-strengthened Cold-formed Steel Lipped Channel Columns

N. Silvestre, D. Camotim and B. Young

 

1005

Elastic Buckling of FRP-strengthened Cylinders with Axisymmetric Imperfections

M. Batikha, J.F. Chen and J.M. Rotter

1011

 

 

Cyclic Loading and Fatigue

 

CFRP Reinforcement of Steel Beams Adhesive Cure under Cyclic Load

S.S.J. Moy

 

1019

Environmental Fatigue Test of Bonded Composite Patch Repaired Metallic Structure

Y. Okamoto, T. Kamizono, H. Namiki and H. Cai

 

1025

Strengthening of Old Metallic Structures in Fatigue with CFRP Materials

C.S. Hansen, J.W. Schmidt and B. Täljsten

 

1033

Repair of Fatigue Cracks at Welded Web Gusset Joint using CFRP Strips

W. Jiang, H. Nakamura, H. Suzuki, K. Maeda and T. Irube

1039

 

 

Analytical and Numerical Modelling

 

Fracture Mechanics Analysis of Cracked Steel Plates Repaired with Composite Sheets

H.B. Liu, Z.G. Xiao, X.L. Zhao and R. Al-Mahaidi

 

1047

Control of Interfacial Stresses in Beams Strengthened with Prestressed CFRP Laminates

R. Haghani, M. Al-Emrani and R. Kliger

 

1053

Numerical and Analytical Investigations on Iron Columns Reinforced by FRP under

Axial Compression

L. Ly, J. Rondal and J.P. Jaspart

1061

 

 

 

IIFC Working Group: FRP Bridge Decks

 

 

Message from the Chairman of the IIFC Working Group on

FRP Bridge Decks

T. Keller

1071

 

Superstructure Behaviour and Development

 

Dynamic Behavior of an All-FRP Pedestrian Bridge

Y. Bai, T. Keller, T. Vallée

 

1075

Replacing a Composite RC Bridge Deck with an FRP Deck

– The Effect on Superstructure Stresses

K.A. Harries and J. Moses

 

1081

Static Behavior of Hybrid FRP-concrete Bridge Superstructure

Y.L. Wang, Q.D. Hao and J.P. Ou

 

1087

Development of a Pedestrian Slab Bridge using GFRP Pultrusion Profiles

K. Maeda, H. Nakamura, X. Cui, N. Kitayama and T. Watanabe

 

1093

A Foam-filled GFRP Bridge Deck

G. Zi, J. Jung, B.M. Kim, Y.K. Hwang and Y.H. Lee

 

1101

Flexural Behavior of Hybrid FRP Girder with Concrete Deck

H. Mutsuyoshi, T. Aranvithan, S. Asamoto, A.C. Manalo and K. Suzukawa

 

1107

Behavioral Characteristics of FRP-Concrete Composite Deck in

Negative Moment Zones According to Connection Details

S.Y. Park, K. Cho, S.T. Kim, J.R. Cho and B.S. Kim

 

1113

Flexural Response of Fiber Reinforced Plastic Decks using Higher-order

Shear Deformable Plate Theory

Y. Kim and J. Lee

1119

 

 

Field Applications

 

Construction of the Asset Polymer Composite Bridge

B. Täljsten

 

1127

Applying of Composite Materials in Bridge Construction in Moscow Magapolis

A. Ushakov, А. Pankov, V. Ekimov and A. Kuvshinov

 

1133

Opening the Gate: Construction of 300 m Composite-deck Bridge in Korea

S.W. Lee and K.J. Hong

1139