Università degli Studi di Napoli Federico II
Innovative Materials, Technologies and Design Methods for Strengthening and Upgrade of Transportation Infrastructures

Funded by: Italian Ministry for University and Research (MIUR)
Grant period: April 1st, 2002 – April 1st, 2006
Grant amount: 3,896,176 € for Research
981,268 € for Technology Transfer and Training
Scientific Coordinator: prof. Gaetano Manfredi (gamanfre@unina.it)
Partners: CETMA
ATP Pultrusion
CTS srl
Fibrover coop scrl
DS – University of Calabria
DII – University of Lecce
DAPS – University of Naples Federico II

  • OR1: Development of innovative systems for maintenance of transportation infrastructures
  • OR2: Advanced technologies based on composite materials for infrastructures maintenance
  • OR3: Experimental characterization of developed strengthening techniques
  • OR4: Non-destructive techniques for quality control and monitoring of infrastructures
  • OR5: Guidelines for design, installation and quality control of structural maintenance interventions
  • OR6: Upgrade of a pilot infrastructure using developed methodologies and techniques