The capabilities of Bitumuls Emulsified Asphalts of providing binder for pavement surfaces are reviewed, the analysis of a surface treatment project is described, and general features related to materials, equipment, construction, and the completed surface are considered. Project analysis must include consideration of when a pavement needs patching, when a new pavement starts to revel, when to use bitumuls single chip seal/double chip seal, and if the pavement needs reinforcing. The value of Bitumuls and product specifications are discussed. The job organization, surface preparation, application of Bitumuls, joints, chip application, rolling operation, and traffic control are also considered. Photographs showing the completed surface are included, and reference tables of quantities are provided.

  • Corporate Authors:

    Chevron Asphalt Company

    555 Market Street
    San Francisco, CA  United States  94119
  • Publication Date: 1973

Media Info

  • Features: Appendices; Figures; Photos; Tables;
  • Pagination: 48 p.

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Filing Info

  • Accession Number: 00152988
  • Record Type: Publication
  • Files: TRIS
  • Created Date: May 31 1977 12:00AM