CONCRETE OVERLAYS. HIGHWAYS, STREETS, AIRPORTS, PARKING LOTS

This brief information sheet discusses types of concrete overlays and their advantages. Three types of overlay options are: bonded (concrete directly on concrete; unbonded (concrete placed on concrete with a thin separation layer between); whitetopping (concrete placed on existing asphalt). Concrete overlay advantages are: it is stronger and longer lasting; it is smooth and comfortable; it has increased safety; it is versatile; it is cost-effective.

  • Corporate Authors:

    American Concrete Pavement Association

    5420 Old Orchard Road, Suite A100
    Skokie, IL  United States  60077
  • Publication Date: 1991

Language

  • English

Media Info

  • Pagination: 2 p.

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Filing Info

  • Accession Number: 00719245
  • Record Type: Publication
  • Report/Paper Numbers: PCA PL227.01P
  • Files: TRIS
  • Created Date: Mar 26 1996 12:00AM