PAVEMENT DESIGN EXPERIMENT ON STATE HIGHWAY NO. 15 - PART I: AIM, PLANNING AND PREPARATION

IN THE PERIOD FROM APRIL TO AUGUST, 1971, ALONG THE SOUTHERN CARRIAGEWAY OF STATE HIGHWAY NO. 15 NEAR KESTEREN, NINE EXPERIMENTAL STRETCHES OF VARIOUS PAVEMENT STRUCTURES WERE CONSTRUCTED. THEY DIFFER WITH REGARD TO THE BASES, WHICH ARE EITHER CEMENT BOUND, BITUMEN BOUND, OR UNBOUND, BUT HAVE IDENTICAL SURFACINGS, CONSISTING OF 20CM THICK ASPHALT COURSES. ON MARCH 23, 1971 IN THE HAGUE, AN INFORMATION MEETING WAS HELD WITH THE OBJECT OF INFORMING THE OFFICIALS IN CHARGE OF PAVEMENT DESIGN FROM THE SEVERAL REGIONAL BRANCHES OF THE RIJKSWATERSTAAT OF THE AIM, PLANNING AND EXECUTION OF THE ABOVE EXPERIMENTAL SECTIONS. THIS ISSUE COVERS THE SIX PAPERS PRESENTED AT THE MEETING. THEY DEAL WITH "AIM AND PLANNING OF THE EXPERIMENTAL SECTIONS", "PREPARATION AND CONTRACT", "CONSTRCTION OF THE EXPERIMENTAL STRETCHES", "MEASUREMENTS DURING AND AFTER CONSTRUCTION", "MEASUREMENTS ON THE EXPERIMENTAL STRETCHES", AND "SOME ASPECTS OF PAVEMENT DESIGN", RESPECTIVELY. IT IS INTENDED TO PUBLISH, AS A CONTINUATION OF THIS ISSUE, A NUMBER OF REPORTS ON THE EXPERIMENTAL STRETCHES, ESPECIALLY ABOUT THE CONSTRUCTION, THE TEST RESULTS, AND THE INTERPRETATION OF THE RESULTS. /TRRL/

  • Corporate Authors:

    Rijkswegenbouwlaboratorium /Neth

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  • Authors:
    • Fliert, C
    • Triest, A A
    • Ludwig, J W
    • Bleyenberg, W G
    • Elsenaar
    • Brouwers
  • Publication Date: 1972-3

Media Info

  • Features: Figures; Photos; References;
  • Pagination: 44 p.
  • Serial:
    • Issue Number: 8

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Filing Info

  • Accession Number: 00206173
  • Record Type: Publication
  • Source Agency: Transport and Road Research Laboratory (TRRL)
  • Report/Paper Numbers: Conf Pap
  • Files: TRIS
  • Created Date: Oct 24 1973 12:00AM