TRENDS IN ROLLED ASPHALT SURFACING

THE CHANGES IN SPECIFICATION WHICH OCCURRED IN THE DEVELOPMENT OF ROLLED ASPHALT SURFACING DURING THE 70 YEARS SINCE IT WAS FIRST LAID IN BRITAIN ARE REVIEWED. THE TREND FROM THE ORIGINAL SAND CARPET SURFACING TO SINGLE COURSE ASPHALT TO STONE-FILLED SAND CARPET AND THE FIRST USE OF BITUMEN-COATED CHIPPINGS IS DESCRIBED. THE LATTER PART OF THE PAPER DEALS WITH THE MORE RECENT CHANGES IN SPECIFICATION.

  • Supplemental Notes:
    • Vol12, No6, PP20-23, 25, 5PP, 5PHOT
  • Authors:
    • Atwooll, A W
  • Publication Date: 1965-11

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  • Accession Number: 00210539
  • Record Type: Publication
  • Source Agency: Road Research Laboratory /UK
  • Files: TRIS
  • Created Date: Jun 27 1994 12:00AM