THIN BONDED CONCRETE OVERLAYS OF ASPHALT PAVEMENT: EXPERIENCE WITH ULTRA-THIN CONCRETE OVERLAYS (WHITETOPPING) IN THE USA

RECOUVREMENTS MINCES ADHERENTS EN BETON DE CIMENT SUR REVETEMENTS BITUMINEUX

The paper discusses a technique for rehabilitating distressed asphalt pavements in concrete overlay, a techniques referred to in North America as "whitetopping". The overlay is either plain jointed concrete, with or without fibers, or continuously reinforced concrete. This technique represents one of the most recent and innovative applications in this field; it emerged in the United States; and is primarily used for low-volume roads and for municipal applications, such as bus stops, parking areas, crossings.

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    • Publication contains both English and French versions of the article.
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    Permanent International Association of Road Congresses

    La Grande Arche - Paroi Nord - Niveau 1
    92055 Paris la Defense Cedex 04,   France 
  • Authors:
    • Cole, L W
  • Publication Date: 1999-4

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  • English

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  • Accession Number: 00765325
  • Record Type: Publication
  • Files: TRIS, ATRI
  • Created Date: Jun 13 2002 12:00AM