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The Ruggles Bridge Existing Bridge to be Modified 

This project will involve installation of Fiber-Reinforced-Polymer (FRP) downspout extensions on bridge drains.

The goals of the project are to demonstrate the feasibility of FRP pipes and eliminate galvanized steel pipe, which is prone to deterioration.




  • Year Constructed: Summer 2000
  • Length: NA
  • Width: NA
  • Design Live Load: NA
  • Wood Species:  NA
  • FRP Tensile Strength:  NA
  • FRP Tensile Modulus:  NA
  • FRP Material Suppliers:  NA

Sponsored by: Maine Department of Transportation, Industry


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