The authors describe the state of the art of pavement compaction. Emphasis is placed on the research still to be conducted, the problems to solve, criteria for the selection and method of use of the compaction machinery, and the basic common principle of compaction in spite of the variety of equipment and its use. Chapter 1 outlines the evolution in the design of compaction equipment and the multiple utilization of vibratory machines. The following chapter deals with the selection of the equipment. The last chapter discusses its utilization and control techniques. /TRRL/

  • Corporate Authors:

    Revue Generale des Routes

    9 rue Magellon
    Paris,   France 
  • Authors:
    • Arquie, G
    • Chaigne, P
    • MacHet, J M
    • Morel, G
  • Publication Date: 1975-1


  • French

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  • Accession Number: 00157436
  • Record Type: Publication
  • Source Agency: Central Laboratory of Bridges & Highways, France
  • Report/Paper Numbers: Monograph
  • Files: ITRD, TRIS
  • Created Date: Nov 23 1977 12:00AM