WATER IN ROADS: PREDICTION OF MOISTURE CONTENT OF ROAD SUBGRADES

THE FIRST PART OF THE REPORT DEALS WITH THE ORIGINS OF THE ISSUES IN QUESTION AND SUMMARIZES THE MAJOR FEATURES OF INTERNATIONAL CO-OPERATION IN THIS FIELD SINCE 1965 BETWEEN PARTICIPATING COUNTRIES. THE SECOND PART GIVES A CRITICAL OUTLINE OF THE METHODS OF ESTIMATION KNOWN AT PRESENT. THE THIRD PART SUMMARIZES RESEARCH WORK ALREADY CARRIED OUT AND THAT STILL IN PROGRESS IN THE COUNTRIES PARTICIPATING, THE RESULTS ALREADY OBTAINED AND THE PROSPECTS DERIVING FROM THESE RESULTS. FINALLY THE REPORT CONTAINS THE GROUP'S GENERAL CONCLUSIONS REGARDING THE PREDICTIONS OF MOISTURE CONTENT OF SUBGRADE SOILS AND THE WAYS AND MEANS OF CONTROLLING SOIL MOISTURE AND OUTLINES THE PERSPECTIVES IN PARTICULAR WITH REGARD TO THE SECONDARY ROAD NETWORK. /AUTHOR/

  • Corporate Authors:

    Organisation for Economic Cooperation and Development

    Road Research Group, 2 Rue Andre-Pascal
    Paris,   France  75775
  • Publication Date: 1973-8

Media Info

  • Pagination: 77 p.

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Filing Info

  • Accession Number: 00233442
  • Record Type: Publication
  • Files: TRIS, ATRI
  • Created Date: Apr 20 1974 12:00AM