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RECENT DEVELOPMENTS IN CONSTRUCTION METHODS AND APPLIANCES

Accession Number:

00215303

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Washington, DC 20001 USA

Abstract:

AN ILLUSTRATED DISCUSSION SHOWS TYPES OF ALL KINDS OF EQUIPMENT PECULIAR TO ROAD CONSTRUCTION AND TRACING THE RELATIONSHIPS BETWEEN IMPROVED ROAD WORK, LOWERED COST AND MACHINERY DEVELOPMENT. IMPROVEMENTS HAVE BEEN BROUGHT ABOUT PRINCIPALLY THROUGH (1) CHANGES MADE NECESSARY BY REASON OF MODIFICATIONS IN CONSTRUCTION PRACTICES, (2) THE ADAPTION OF EXISTING DEVICES TO NEW USES, AND (3) REFINEMENTS AND IMPROVEMENTS MADE PRIMARILY FOR THE PURPOSE OF INCREASING OPERATING EFFICIENCY.

Supplemental Notes:

Vol 10, pp 74-92, 5 FIG

Monograph Accession #:

01490420

Authors:

Jackson, F H
Ellison, J T
Gardiner, L
Talbot, K
Miller, H H
Conner, C N

Editors:

Roy W Crum

Publication Date:

1931

Serial:

Highway Research Board Proceedings

Volume: 10
Publisher: Highway Research Board

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Subject Areas:

Construction; Economics; Finance; Highways; Pavements

Files:

TRIS, TRB

Created Date:

Jun 1 1971 12:00AM

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