Crash Testing and Evaluation of the HDOT 34-in. Tall Aesthetic Concrete Bridge Rail: MASH Test Designation Nos. 3-10 and 3-11

Report Number(s): TRP-03-420-19

Description: The barrier system consisted of two 11-ft long concrete rails and three 22-ft long concrete rails anchored to the concrete tarmac. The expansion joint consisted of 24-in. long, No. 8 ASTM A615 Grade 60 steel bars that were casted into the concrete and inserted into a PVC pipe on the upstream side of the expansion joint.

Test Level: 3

Barrier Type: Aesthetic

Proprietary/Non-proprietary: Non-proprietary

Pass/Fail: Pass

Evaluation: Full-Scale Crash Testing

Sponsor: Hawaii Department of Transportation

Test Article Description

Height: 34"

Deck Thickness: 8"

Test Article Description

Material: Concrete

Mounting Type: Deck

Aesthetic: Yes

See Through: No

Retrofit: No

Combo. (Veh/Ped): No