ROADWORK - THEORY AND PRACTICE. 2ND EDITION

The manual is intended as a reference work and also to provide practical information on the basic theory of road construction, and its associated activities and working methods together with developments in construction techniques, plant and materials. The following sections are provided: (1) History of roads; (2) Maps, drawings and surveying; (3) Earthworks; (4) Drainage; (5) Flexible pavements; (6) Rigid pavements; (7) Kerbing, footways and paved areas; (8) Ancillary construction work; (9) Safety at work; (10) Materials and testing; (11) Highway plant; (12) Street furniture; (13) Bridgeworks: construction and maintenance; (14) Highway maintenance; and (15) Site organization.

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  • Corporate Authors:

    Heinemann Professional Publishing Limited

    Halley Court, Jordan Hill
    Oxford,   England 
  • Authors:
    • Wignall, A
    • Kendrick, P S
    • Ancill, R
  • Publication Date: 1989

Language

  • English

Media Info

  • Pagination: 275 p.

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Filing Info

  • Accession Number: 00606898
  • Record Type: Publication
  • Source Agency: Transport and Road Research Laboratory (TRRL)
  • ISBN: 0-434-92272-2
  • Files: ITRD, TRIS
  • Created Date: Mar 31 1991 12:00AM