PROJECTIVE MAINTENANCE

PROJECTIVE MAINTENANCE GOES BEYOND USUAL MAINTENANCE WORK BY INCLUDING PLANNING FOR THE FUTURE. ITEMS TO BE STUDIED FOR PROJECTIVE MAINTENANCE INCLUDE: PATCHES, NOT JUST GOOD ENOUGH, BUT MADE TO CARRY THE LOADS FOR YEARS AHEAD; TREATMENT OF THE CHRONICALLY "SICK" HIGHWAY; TREATMENT OF ROADS OF INSUFFICIENT SURFACE WIDTH; NARROW ROADS AND ADDITIONAL RIGHT-OF-WAY; INADEQUATE SUBGRADE AND SURFACE DRAINAGE; WEAK BASES AND CORRECTIVE STABILIZATION; FAULTY DRAINAGE CONDITIONS, SAFETY FEATURES, AND REPAIR OF STRUCTURES. /AUTHOR/

  • Supplemental Notes:
    • Vol 23, pp 325-328
  • Authors:
    • Metcalf, H D
  • Publication Date: 1944

Media Info

  • Monograph Title: Proceedings of the Twenty-Third Annual Meeting of the Highway Research Board Held at Edgewater Beach Hotel, Chicago, Illinois November 27-30, 1943
  • Serial:

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Filing Info

  • Accession Number: 00218764
  • Record Type: Publication
  • Files: TRIS, TRB
  • Created Date: Jul 18 1971 12:00AM