OPEN-GRADED FRICTION COURSES FOR HIGHWAYS

Open-graded friction courses have been used increasingly in recent years for pavement surfaces throughout the United States. This report of the Transportation Research Board contains currently available information on mixture design procedures, material selection and evaluation, construction procedures, cost effectiveness, maintenance, safety aspects, and pavement performance. /Author/

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    • Distribution, posting, or copying of this PDF is strictly prohibited without written permission of the Transportation Research Board of the National Academy of Sciences. Unless otherwise indicated, all materials in this PDF are copyrighted by the National Academy of Sciences. Copyright © National Academy of Sciences. All rights reserved. Research sponsored by the American Association of State Highway and Transportation Officials in cooperation with the Federal Highway Administration.
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  • Publication Date: 1978

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  • Media Type: Digital/other
  • Features: Appendices; Figures; References; Tables;
  • Pagination: 50 p.
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    Open Access (libre)

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  • Accession Number: 00180438
  • Record Type: Publication
  • Files: TRIS, TRB, ATRI
  • Created Date: Oct 12 1978 12:00AM