BASIC PRINCIPLES FOR THE DESIGN AND CONSTRUCTION OF SEAL COATS AND SURFACE TREATMENTS WITH CUTBACK ASPHALTS AND ASPHALT CEMENTS

FAILURES, CONSTRUCTION, TECHNIQUES AND A THOROUGH DESIGN PROCEDURE ARE COVERED AS PERTAINS TO SEAL COATS AND SURFACE TREATMENTS. THE DESIGN IS BASED UPON HANSON'S WORK AND SOME MODIFICATION OF THIS BASIC WORK AS MADE BY THE COUNTY ROADS BOARD OF VICTORIA, AUSTRALIA. THE QUANTITY OF AGGREGATE AND BINDER ARE RELATED TO AN 'AVERAGE LEAST DIMENSION' OF THE AGGREGATE AND THE QUANTITY OF THE BINDER IS FURTHER RELATED TO THE VOIDS BETWEEN THE COMPACTED AGGREGATES. CHARTS ARE ALSO GIVEN THAT ALLOW THE SELECTION OF AN APPROPRIATE TYPE AND GRADE OF ASPHALT FOR THE SIZE OF AGGREGATE USED AND THE ROAD SURFACE TEMPERATURE AT THE TIME OF APPLICATION OF THE BINDER. /AUTHOR/

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  • Accession Number: 00210884
  • Record Type: Publication
  • Files: TRIS
  • Created Date: May 6 1994 12:00AM