EXTENSIVE TESTING UNDERWAY ON NEW SURFACING MATERIALS

THIS ARTICLE REVIEWS THE RESEARCH ON SKIDDING CARRIED OUT AT THE ROAD RESEARCH LABORATORY, AND PRESENTS RECOMMENDED SKIDDING RESISTANCE VALUES BASED ON MEASUREMENTS OF THE SIDEWAY FORCE COEFFICIENT, BRAKING FORCE COEFFICIENT, SKID RESISTANCE, AND POLISHED STONE VALUE. DETAILS ARE GIVEN OF NON-SKID TREATMENTS APPLIED TO WORN CONCRETE SURFACES AND OF A FULL-SCALE EXPERIMENT BEING CONDUCTED AT HIGH WYCOMBE ON BITUMINOUS SURFACINGS VARYING IN TEXTURE. /RRL/

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    • Supplement, VOL 146, NO 47, PP S2445-S2447, 4 REF
  • Corporate Authors:

    Municipal Engineering Publications, Limited

    178-202 Portland Street
    London W1N 6NH,   England 
  • Authors:
    • Paterson, I M
  • Publication Date: 1969-11

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  • Accession Number: 00211239
  • Record Type: Publication
  • Source Agency: Road Research Laboratory /UK
  • Files: TRIS
  • Created Date: Aug 3 1970 12:00AM