Thickness of Flexible Pavements for Highway Loads

The report begins with an overview of road structure, wearing course and base. The next section deals with soil classification. It concludes with recommended practice for designing thickness of flexible type pavement.

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    • Superseded by No. 8-R published under the Highway Research Board series: Current Road Problems, in November 1949. Distribution, posting, or copying of this PDF is strictly prohibited without written permission of the Transportation Research Board of the National Academy of Sciences. Unless otherwise indicated, all materials in this PDF are copyrighted by the National Academy of Sciences. Copyright © National Academy of Sciences. All rights reserved.
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  • Publication Date: 1943-12


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  • Accession Number: 01518461
  • Record Type: Publication
  • Files: TRIS, TRB
  • Created Date: Mar 14 2014 3:12PM