MEMORANDUM CONCERNING WEAR AND TEAR OF BITUMINOUS ROAD SURFACINGS IN WINTER /IN GERMAN/

THE PAPER REVIEWS THE WEAR AND TEAR TO BITUMINOUS ROAD SURFACES BY DEICING SALTS, WINTER TIRES, SNOW CHAINS, SPIKED TIRES, AND ANTI-SKID MATERIALS SPREAD ON THE ROADS. IN THE COURSE OF A WINTER, SPIKES CAUSE WEAR OF AS MUCH AS 5 MM ON ASPHALTIC CONCRETE AND 3.5 MM ON MASTIC ASPHALT. RECOMMENDATIONS ARE MADE FOR MEASURES TO REDUCE WEAR IN WINTER, ESPECIALLY IN RESPECT OF THE COMPOSITION AND LAYING OF THE MIX. /TRRL/

  • Corporate Authors:

    Forschung Fuer Das Strassenwesen /Ger

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  • Publication Date: 1970

Media Info

  • Features: Photos;
  • Pagination: 15 p.

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Filing Info

  • Accession Number: 00218364
  • Record Type: Publication
  • Source Agency: Transport and Road Research Laboratory (TRRL)
  • Files: TRIS
  • Created Date: Jun 12 1973 12:00AM