XVI WORLD ROAD CONGRESS, VIENNA, SEPTEMBER 16-21, 1979, TECHNICAL COMMITTEE REPORT ON SURFACE CHARACTERISTICS

This report examines the following topics: procedures for measuring the friction coefficient and applying the results, measurement of macro and microtexture, formation and removal of water films on roads, new types of anti-skid surfacings, the reflecting properties of roads, study of the noise resulting from the interaction between tyres and roads, and choice of surfacings in relation to their surface characteristics. (TRRL)

  • Corporate Authors:

    Permanent International Assoc of Road Congresses

    43 Avenue du President Wilson
    Paris 16eme,   France 
  • Publication Date: 0

Media Info

  • Features: Figures; Photos; References; Tables;
  • Pagination: 150 p.

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Filing Info

  • Accession Number: 00324351
  • Record Type: Publication
  • Source Agency: Transport Research Laboratory
  • Report/Paper Numbers: Monograph
  • Files: ITRD, TRIS
  • Created Date: Sep 16 1981 12:00AM