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Are the bridges you're driving over everyday safe?

Exhibit Code: GOR - 0550
Zone: RIT Central
Location: Gordon Field House and Activities Center (GOR/024) - GOR - 0550
Time: All Day
Appropriate for all ages? Yes

In New York and other cold regions, frequent use of deicing chemicals during the winter season furthers corrosion rates and over the years, the rust can become serious enough that the area loss pose significant concerns for the reduction of the structural capacity of a girder. In this exhibit you will learn about corrosion on bridges, how we make sure that bridges are safe and what deems them unsafe for any traffic.

Alana Alves de Moraes, Peter Williams, Rocco Urgo, Becca Lopez


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