USE OF A NEUTRON MOISTURE METER FOR THE CONTROL OF ROAD CONSTRUCTION SITES

UTILISATION D'UN HUMIDIMETRE NEUTRONIQUE POUR LE CONTROLE DES CHANTIERS ROUTIERS

This article outlines the possibilities offered by the point neutron moisture meter to determine the moisture content of roadbases. Part 1 justifies the use of the device and gives its performance; Part 2 mentions the problems arising during calibration and compares three possible calibration methods: experimental, at a small-scale, theoretical. (TRRL)

  • Corporate Authors:

    Institut National de la Recherche Agronomique

    Route de Saint Cyr
    Versailles 78000,   France 
  • Authors:
    • CARIOU, J
  • Publication Date: 1977-6

Language

  • French

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Filing Info

  • Accession Number: 00312030
  • Record Type: Publication
  • Source Agency: Laboratoire Central des Ponts et Chausees (LCPC)
  • Files: ITRD, TRIS
  • Created Date: Oct 8 1980 12:00AM