CAREFUL LAYDOWN DEFINING ELEMENT OF QUALITY SUPERPAVE CONSTRUCTION

This article describes a national conference on Superpave (high-performance, hot-mix asphalt design specification) held in April 2000 in Denver, Colorado. At this conference, research, engineering, and construction experts updated attendees on developments in Superpave since a similar conference in April 1998. A number of factors that conference participants believe contribute to the success of a Superpave construction project are discussed. Among these is the key determination that, from a contractor's point of view, care in the laydown is the most critical element in a Superpave construction effort. Additional recommendations are also included.

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    Cygnus Publishing, Incorporated

    1233 Janesville Avenue, P.O. Box 803
    Fort Atkinson, WI  United States  53538-0803
  • Authors:
    • Kuennen, T
  • Publication Date: 2000-6

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  • English

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  • Accession Number: 00795979
  • Record Type: Publication
  • Files: TRIS
  • Created Date: Jul 10 2000 12:00AM