THE COMPACTION OF BITUMINOUS LAYERS, THEORETICAL AND PRACTICAL ASPECTS

LE COMPACTAGE DES COUCHES D'ENROBES, THEORIE ET PRATIQUE

DETAILS ARE GIVEN OF THE DESIGN AND ROLE OF VIBRATING ROLLERS, AND OF THE INFLUENCE OF THE VARIOUS CHARACTERISTICS OF THE ROLLERS. THE ARTICLE IS BASED ON A SERIES OF COMPACTION TESTS AND MEASUREMENTS OF EVENNESS AND STATE OF COMPACTION (VOIDS CONTENT), WHICH ARE DESCRIBED IN DETAIL. RULES ARE INCLUDED FOR DETERMINING THE REQUIREMENTS OF THE COMPACTION OF BITUMINOUS MIXTURES. MENTION IS MADE OF SPECIFICATIONS GOVERNING THE MANUFACTURE OF ROLLERS. EXAMPLES OF COMPACTION ON BITUMINOUS SITES ARE APPENDED.

Language

  • French

Media Info

  • Pagination: 35-42
  • Serial:

Subject/Index Terms

Filing Info

  • Accession Number: 01297523
  • Record Type: Publication
  • Source Agency: Institut Francais des Sciences et Technologies des Transports, de l'Aménagement et des Réseaux (IFSTTAR)
  • Files: ITRD
  • Created Date: Nov 21 2010 6:23AM