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The Union-Washington Skidmore Bridge Print E-mail

unionwashingtonskidmorebridge.jpgThe existing Union-Washington Skidmore Bridge was reconstructed to incorporate laminated wood panels over in-place steel beams. Conventional glulam core with E-glass VE faces. IBRC project.






  • Year Constructed: Fall 2001
  • Length: 62 ft.
  • Width: 23 ft.
  • Design Live Load: HS25
  • Wood Species: Southern Pine
  • FRP Tensile Strength: 467.6 MPa (67,820 psi)
  • FRP Tensile Modulus: 23.2 GPa (3,364,900 psi)
  • FRP Material Suppliers: Kenway Corp.

Sponsored by: Federal Highway Administration Innovative Bridge Research and Construction Program, Maine Department of Transportation 

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