Details are given of the Nitobear System, a high strength spray mortar bridge bearing levelling pad developed by Tercol Ltd. The system consists of a blend of silica aggregates bonded together with resin to form a totally impermeable high strength plinth which absorbs and transfers stresses imposed by the weight of the road surface and traffic on columns and abutments. /TRRL/

  • Availability:
  • Corporate Authors:

    Institution of Highway Engineers

    27 Earl Street
    Maidstone, Kent ME14 1PE,   England 
  • Publication Date: 1973

Media Info

  • Features: Photos;
  • Pagination: p. 25-26
  • Serial:
    • Highway Engineer
    • Volume: 20
    • Issue Number: 4
    • Publisher: Whitehall Press Limited
    • ISSN: 0306-6452

Subject/Index Terms

Filing Info

  • Accession Number: 00083296
  • Record Type: Publication
  • Source Agency: Transport and Road Research Laboratory (TRRL)
  • Files: ITRD, TRIS
  • Created Date: May 29 1975 12:00AM