OPTIMUM DESIGN OF ROAD RECONSTRUCTION

This article deals with use of a method to determine optimum specifications for a road reconstruction project in Montgomery, Alabama. The project is described in more detail. The method employed is shown to minimize total reconstruction costs by selecting optimum thicknesses for various pavement layers while still meeting restrictions for the road's structural number and thickness limits for the layers.

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    Public Works Journal Corporation

    P.O. Box 688
    Ridgewood, NJ  USA  07451
  • Authors:
    • Hoo, J N
    • Darden, P A
  • Publication Date: 1978-6

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  • Accession Number: 00183954
  • Record Type: Publication
  • Source Agency: Engineering Index
  • Files: TRIS
  • Created Date: Dec 29 1978 12:00AM