SUPERPAVE PERFORMANCE GRADED ASPHALT BINDER SPECIFICATION AND TESTING

The Superpave system incorporates performance based asphalt materials characterization with the design environmental conditions to improve performance by controlling rutting, low temperature cracking and fatigue cracking. This manual is devoted to the Superpave asphalt binder specification and the tests that it used to characterize asphalt binders. It also includes chapters on pavement performance and binder grade selection.

  • Supplemental Notes:
    • Superpave Series No. 1. Equation insert included.
  • Corporate Authors:

    Asphalt Institute

    2696 Research Park Drive
    Lexington, KY  United States  40511-8480
  • Publication Date: 1995-8

Language

  • English

Media Info

  • Features: Appendices; Figures; References; Tables;
  • Pagination: 78 p.

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Filing Info

  • Accession Number: 00723546
  • Record Type: Publication
  • Report/Paper Numbers: SP-1
  • Files: TRIS
  • Created Date: Jul 16 1996 12:00AM