A Study on Texture and Acoustic Properties of Cold Laid Microsurfacings

Slurry microsurfacing is an economical maintenance intervention that provides effective skid resistance and surface evenness in a thin layer, thus improving the road safety. Researchers aimed to develop an innovative application of slurry seal, capable of gathering in a single material some technical solutions for various functional and environmental aspects. The purposes of this intervention are: restoring skid resistance, sealing surface cracking, reducing tire/pavement noise, adding crumb rubber from tires as a recycling material and reducing atmospheric emissions using the cold technique. A 3D laser scanner device has been used to evaluate the surface texture and analyze the roughness parameters.


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  • Accession Number: 01485636
  • Record Type: Publication
  • Files: TRIS
  • Created Date: Jun 27 2013 2:38PM