Improving Bridge Risk and Deterioration Modeling


Subjects addressed:

Inventory and Condition Assessment, Maintenance and Preservation, Risk Management

Topics addressed:

Analytical Tools and Models, Asset Management Plans

Asset types addressed:

Bridge, General


Title: Improving Bridge Risk and Deterioration Modeling
Resource type: Presentation
Year published: 2016
Publisher: TRB

This presentation focuses on improving understanding of bridge deterioration and maintenance. It begins by defining three types of deterioration– native deterioration, post-rehabilitation deterioration, and impact of preservation on deterioration– and strategies for condition predictions. It continues to explain how risk incorporation can further aid decision making and funding allocation.