MERITS OF TAR AS A BINDER IN FLEXIBLE ROAD CONSTRUCTION

THE HISTORY, ORIGIN, PRODUCTION AND SUPPLY OF ROAD TAR IS OUTLINED AND COMPARED WITH BITUMEN. ITS USE IN PAVEMENT DESIGN IS DISCUSSED. MATERIALS FOR USE IN THE ROAD- BASE AND THEIR RELEVANT SPECIFICATIONS ARE DESCRIBED, AND THE PROCESS OF SURFACE-DRESSING IS ALSO MENTIONED. THE NEED FOR SAMPLING AND TESTING IS OUTLINED. /RRL/

  • Supplemental Notes:
    • Vol 144, No 1&2, PP 29-31, 69-71, 1 FIG, 10 PHOT
  • Authors:
    • Jenner, L
  • Publication Date: 1967-1

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  • Accession Number: 00211047
  • Record Type: Publication
  • Source Agency: Road Research Laboratory /UK
  • Files: TRIS
  • Created Date: Feb 17 1994 12:00AM