DESIGN MANUAL FOR ROADS AND BRIDGES VOL 4, SECTION 1, PART 5. CONSTRUCTION OF HIGHWAY EARTHWORKS

This is a new document to be added to volume 4 section 1 of the Design Manual for Roads and Bridges. In this Advice Note, guidance is given on the construction of highway earthworks where the Specification for Highway Works is being implemented. It includes: testing for classification and acceptability; slopes, blasting and excavation; compaction of earthworks materials; construction of landscape areas; information on some specific road making materials; instrumentation and monitoring; and effects of construction plant operations.

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    HER MAJESTY'S STATIONERY OFFICE

    49, HIGH HOLBORN
    LONDON,   United Kingdom  WC1V 6HB
  • Publication Date: 1994-12

Language

  • English

Media Info

  • Features: References;
  • Pagination: 42 p.
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Filing Info

  • Accession Number: 00676041
  • Record Type: Publication
  • Source Agency: Transport Research Laboratory
  • ISBN: 0-11-551685-9
  • Files: ITRD
  • Created Date: Apr 12 1995 12:00AM