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Overcoating the Caruthersville Bridge: Met the Challenges from System Selection to Application and Protection

From JPCL, May 2010

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by Ernst Toussaint, EIT; Ross Sherwood, EIT, Tennessee Department of Transportation; and Scott Stotlemeyer, PE, Missouri Department of Transportation

The authors discuss the unique requirements of the calcium sulfonate system used on the Caruthersville Bridge, an asymmetrical steel through-truss deck bridge that spans the lower Mississippi River between Tennessee and Missouri....
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Tagged categories: Bridges; Coating inspection; Coating selection; Containment; Health and safety; Overcoating; Site/field testing

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