The guide is concerned with paving for external industrial uses. It gives guidance on the specification of the concrete and on the design and construction of the complete pavement. It is concerned solely with in situ concrete pavements for use in lorry parks, loading bays, access roads and other industrial areas where exceptionally high loads are encountered. The author discusses surface water drainage, concrete mix for durability, structural design of the pavement--subgrade, sub-base, separation membrane, concrete slab. Construction details - layout of the subgrade and construction of the sub-base, layout of the concrete bays and details of the joints, construction of the concrete slab, finishing the surface of the concrete, curing the concrete, joint groove sealing. (TRRL)

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  • Corporate Authors:

    Cement and Concrete Association

    Wexham Spring
    Slough SL3 6PL, Buckinghamshire,   England 
  • Authors:
    • Maynard, D P
  • Publication Date: 1983

Media Info

  • Features: Figures; Photos; References; Tables;
  • Pagination: 7 p.
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Filing Info

  • Accession Number: 00387506
  • Record Type: Publication
  • Source Agency: Transport Research Laboratory
  • ISBN: 0 7210 1300 7
  • Report/Paper Numbers: 46.028 Monograph
  • Files: ITRD, TRIS
  • Created Date: Aug 30 1984 12:00AM