CHIP SEAL WINTER MAINTENANCE COSTS

It has been observed by some road maintenance personnel that chip sealed pavements generally require less winter maintenance. This report documents information on winter maintenance effort require chip sealed pavement surfaces versus non-sealed pavement surfaces gathered through a survey of maintenance personnel. It was concl that overall, winter maintenance effort required on chip sealed surfaces is slightly less. Singnificantly less maintenance effor required when looking at specific conditions such as freezing rai spring thaw. (A)

  • Corporate Authors:

    Alberta Transportation and Utilities

    250, 11044-82 Avenue
    Edmonton, Alberta T6G 0T2  Canada 
  • Authors:
    • MOSSING, R
  • Publication Date: 0

Language

  • English

Media Info

  • Pagination: 4 p.

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Filing Info

  • Accession Number: 00674349
  • Record Type: Publication
  • Source Agency: Transportation Association of Canada (TAC)
  • Files: ITRD,
  • Created Date: Mar 8 1996 12:00AM