ROAD CONSTRUCTION IN THE CARIBBEAN

Details are given of the 14.1-mile main highway under construction between Chaguanas and San Fernando in Trinidad. It will provide two 24-ft pavements, 15 steel and reinforced concrete bridges and four underpasses, and seven miles of frontage roads. The works include earthworks, drainage, sub-base, bridges and culverts for both pavements, and the gravel base and asphaltic concrete for one pavements only. Mention is made of the soil along the route, earthmoving and compaction equipment. /IRRD/

  • Corporate Authors:

    Carriers Publishing Company Limited

    London SW11,   England 
  • Authors:
    • Bowden, K S
  • Publication Date: 1971-9

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  • Accession Number: 00081809
  • Record Type: Publication
  • Source Agency: Transport and Road Research Laboratory (TRRL)
  • Files: ITRD, TRIS
  • Created Date: Jul 15 1975 12:00AM