Manual for Assessing Safety Hardware test 3-11 of the Texas Department of Transportation Portable Concrete Traffic Barriers with sign support assembly

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This report presents the details of the design developed for mounting the traffic control sign support on top a portable concrete traffic barrier (PCTB), description of the full scale crash test performed on the design, and an assessment and evaluation of the performance of the PCTB with the sign support mounted on top according to specifications of "Manual for Assessing Safety Hardware" (MASH). The PCTB mounted sign support assembly anchored to the top of the TxDOT Type 2 PCTB tested for this project performed acceptably for MASH test 3-11.

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ix, 49 p. : ill. (chiefly col.) ; 28 cm.

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Williams, William F. & Menges, Wanda L. January 2011.

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  • Main Title: Manual for Assessing Safety Hardware test 3-11 of the Texas Department of Transportation Portable Concrete Traffic Barriers with sign support assembly
  • Added Title: MASH test 3-11 of the TxDOT portable PCTB with sign support assembly
  • Alternate Title: Standards for mounting traffic control signs and devices on Concrete Traffic Barrier (CTB) in construction work zones
  • Series Title: Technical report (Texas Transportation Institute)

Description

This report presents the details of the design developed for mounting the traffic control sign support on top a portable concrete traffic barrier (PCTB), description of the full scale crash test performed on the design, and an assessment and evaluation of the performance of the PCTB with the sign support mounted on top according to specifications of "Manual for Assessing Safety Hardware" (MASH). The PCTB mounted sign support assembly anchored to the top of the TxDOT Type 2 PCTB tested for this project performed acceptably for MASH test 3-11.

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ix, 49 p. : ill. (chiefly col.) ; 28 cm.

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"October 2010. Published: January 2011."

Includes bibliographical references (p. 31-32).

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Williams, William F. & Menges, Wanda L. Manual for Assessing Safety Hardware test 3-11 of the Texas Department of Transportation Portable Concrete Traffic Barriers with sign support assembly, report, January 2011; College Station, Texas. (https://texashistory.unt.edu/ark:/67531/metapth303686/: accessed July 16, 2019), University of North Texas Libraries, The Portal to Texas History, https://texashistory.unt.edu; crediting UNT Libraries Government Documents Department.