CODE OF PRACTICE FOR MAINTENANCE OF BITUMINOUS SURFACES OF HIGHWAYS

This code of practice deals with the routine and periodic maintenance activities for bituminous surfacings. The overall approach to the maintenance planning process, the symptoms, causes and treatment of the various types of defects commonly met with the bituminous surfaces, and the methods of repairing the defects are briefly described. Requirements of periodic renewal, some special problems of maintenance, materials, tools and plants, arrangements for traffic during maintenance operations and overall organisation and management of maintenance activities are also discussed. (TRRL)

  • Corporate Authors:

    Indian Roads Congress

    Jamnagar House, Shahjahan Road
    New Delhi,   India  110 011
  • Publication Date: 1982

Media Info

  • Features: Photos;
  • Pagination: 51 p.

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Filing Info

  • Accession Number: 00393274
  • Record Type: Publication
  • Source Agency: Transport Research Laboratory
  • Report/Paper Numbers: IRC:82 Monograph
  • Files: ITRD, TRIS
  • Created Date: Jun 30 1985 12:00AM