TREATMENT OF LOW COST ROADS

A DISCUSSION OF BASIC CONSIDERATIONS IN THE CONSTRUCTION OF CRUSHED STONE OR GRAVEL ROADS IS FOLLOWED BY MORE DETAILED EXAMINATION OF TWO EXPERIMENTAL TREATMENTS STUDIED BY SOUTH CAROLINA OVER A THREE-YEAR SPAN: THE DOUBLE SURFACE TREATMENT (BUILDING A BITUMINOUS CARPET OVER AND IN BOND WITH THE TOP-SOIL ROAD SURFACE) AND MIXING TREATMENTS (SCARIFYING AND PULVERIZING THE ROAD SURFACE TO A SUFFICIENT DEPTH, THE ADDING THE BITUMINOUS MATERIAL IN SEVERAL APPLICATIONS WITH SLIGHT DISKING BETWEEN APPLICATIONS).

  • Supplemental Notes:
    • Vol 7, Part 2, PP 293-296
  • Authors:
    • Pauls, J T
  • Publication Date: 1928

Media Info

  • Monograph Title: Proceedings of the Seventh Annual Meeting of the Highway Research Board Held at Washington, D.C. December 1-2, 1927. Part II: Report of Investigation of Low Cost Improved Roads
  • Serial:

Subject/Index Terms

Filing Info

  • Accession Number: 00218628
  • Record Type: Publication
  • Report/Paper Numbers: Part 1
  • Files: TRIS, TRB
  • Created Date: Jul 25 1971 12:00AM