PROGRESS REPORT OF COMMITTEE ON HIGHWAY MAINTENANCE COSTS AND OPERATING METHODS

IN AN EFFORT TO ARRIVE AT COMPARATIVE COSTS, FIELD MAINTENANCE ENGINEERS OF THE PUBLIC ROADS ADMINISTRATION WERE ASKED TO SECURE FROM STATE HIGHWAY DEPARTMENTS SUCH DATA FOR INDIVIDUAL MAINTENANCE OPERATIONS ON PORTLAND CEMENT CONCRETE PAVEMENTS AS WERE READILY AVAILABLE. A DESCRIPTION WAS ALSO REQUESTED OF THE MATERIALS AND PRACTICES ON THE OPERATIONS STUDIED. THIS PROGRESS REPORT FURNISHES THE RESULTS OF THE SURVEY AND ALSO AN ANALYSIS OF CASTS ON: (1) FILLING JOINTS AND CRACKS, (2) PATCHING CONCRETE PAVEMENTS WITH BITUMINOUS MATERIALS, (3) PATCHING CONCRETE PAVEMENTS WITH CONCRETE, (4) DRILLING HOLES AND MATERIALS FOR MUD-JACKING OPERATIONS, (5) SHOULDER MAINTENANCE, (6) CLEARING AND SHAPING OF DRAINAGE DITCHES, AND (7) PAINTING OF CENTER-LINE TRAFFIC STRIPES. /AUTHOR/

  • Supplemental Notes:
    • Vol 25, pp 193-198
  • Authors:
    • Bright, J S
  • Publication Date: 1946

Media Info

  • Monograph Title: Proceedings of the Twenty-Fifth Annual Meeting Held at Skirvin Hotel, Oklahoma City, Oklahoma, January 25-28, 1946
  • Serial:

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Filing Info

  • Accession Number: 00218766
  • Record Type: Publication
  • Files: TRIS, TRB
  • Created Date: Jun 22 1971 12:00AM