Compaction of bituminous plant mix

Achievement of correct compaction is most important, to ensure the satisfactory performance of asphalt. The use of suitable compaction equipment to a controlled plan to suit requirements, is essential. As a general rule, rolling must be carried out as soon as possible, without damaging the mat. The rolling progress must be carefully observed by operators and supervisors alike and any necessary adjustments to the rolling techniques to adapt to conditions must be made immediately to ensure that the best result is achieved (a).

  • Authors:
    • Patterson, D H
  • Publication Date: 1977-3


  • English

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  • Pagination: 9P

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Filing Info

  • Accession Number: 01440913
  • Record Type: Publication
  • Source Agency: ARRB
  • Files: ATRI
  • Created Date: Aug 24 2012 11:18PM