SKIDDING RESISTANCE OF CONCRETE SURFACES REVIEW OF CURRANT RESEARCH

THIS PAPER REPORTS ON THE WORK WHICH HAS BEEN AND IS BEING CARRIED OUT BY THE JOINT WORKING PARTY SET UP IN 1964 BY THE ROAD RESEARCH LABORATORY AND THE CEMENT AND CONCRETE ASSOCIATION TO INVESTIGATE THE FACTORS AFFECTING THE SKIDDING RESISTANCE OF CONCRETE ROADS. THE WORK DESCRIBED CONSISTS IN STUDYING THE DEVELOPMENT OF ROUGH TEXTURE ON NEW SURFACES FOR HIGH SPEED SKIDDING RESISTANCE, THE EFFECT OF THE CONCRETE MIX-DESIGN, AND THE REPLACEMENT OF ROUGH TEXTURES ON CONCRETE SURFACES. DETAILS ARE ALSO GIVEN OF THE ACCELERATED WEAR TEST DEVELOPED BY THE WORKING PARTY. SEE ALSO IRRD ABSTRACT NOS 50123 AND 203599.

  • Corporate Authors:

    University of Salford

    Salford M5 4WT, Lancashire,   England 
  • Authors:
    • Walker, M J
  • Publication Date: 0

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  • Features: Tables;
  • Pagination: 15 p.

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Filing Info

  • Accession Number: 00207669
  • Record Type: Publication
  • Source Agency: Transport and Road Research Laboratory (TRRL)
  • Report/Paper Numbers: Conf Paper
  • Files: TRIS
  • Created Date: Mar 15 1974 12:00AM