USE OF BITUMINOUS MATERIALS AS A CORRECTIVE FOR PUMPING CONCRETE PAVEMENTS - OHIO

INCREASES WARTIME TRUCK LOADS AND TRUCK TRAFFIC VOLUME RESULTED IN A VERY RAPID INCREASE IN BOTH THE DISTRIBUTION OF PUMPING CONCRETE PAVEMENTS AND THE RATE OF PUMPING. THE MOISTURE CONDITION OF THE SUBGRADE SOIL WAS STUDIED. AN ATTEMPT WAS MADE TO IMPROVE THE SUBGRADE, USING VARIOUS SOIL-BITUMINOUS-PORTLAND CEMENT MIXTURES AND GENERAL GRADES OF SEMISOLID ASPHALTS. AN OIL ASPHALT FILTER PROVED MOST EFFECTIVE.

  • Supplemental Notes:
    • Vol 24, pp 228-229; part of Report of Committee on Maintenance of Joints in Concrete Pavements as Related to the Pumping Action of the Slabs
  • Authors:
    • Allen, C W
    • Marshall, H E
  • Publication Date: 1945

Media Info

  • Monograph Title: Proceedings of the Twenty-Fourth Annual Meeting of the Highway Research Board (Unassembled)
  • Serial:

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Filing Info

  • Accession Number: 00211604
  • Record Type: Publication
  • Files: TRIS, TRB
  • Created Date: Sep 13 1971 12:00AM