PROCEEDINGS STATISTICAL QUALITY ASSURANCE WORKSHOP

APPROXIMATELY 125 STATE AND BUREAU OF PUBLIC ROADS ENGINEERS ATTENDED THE WORKSHOP IN WASHINGTON, D. C., OCTOBER 22-23 AND 24, 1968, TO DISCUSS RESEARCH, DEVELOPMENT AND IMPLEMENTATION OF STATISTICAL QUALITY ASSURANCE IN HIGHWAY CONSTRUCTION. THE PROCEEDINGS CONTAIN A DIGEST OF THE TALKS, DISCUSSIONS, PAPERS, AND SUMMARIES OF THE MEETINGS TO CONSIDER THE QUALITY CONTROL OF BITUMINOUS MIXTURES, PORTLAND CEMENT CONCRETE, EMBANKMENT AND BASES AS MANUFACTURED MATERIALS SUCH AS PAINTS AND STEEL. PROCEDURES FOR SAMPLING AND TESTING TO ASCERTAIN THE UNIFORMITY OF QUALITY ARE OFFERED FOR THE VARIOUS TYPES OF CONSTRUCTION. THE AMOUNT OF ACCEPTABLE VARIANCE OF THE TEST RESULTS FOR MATERIALS IS SUGGESTED. SEVERAL PROPOSED SPECIFICATIONS BASED ON STATISTICAL CONCEPTS ARE REPRODUCED IN THE APPENDIX. /BPR/

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    Illinois Department of Transportation

    Division of Highways, 2300 South Dirksen Parkway
    Springfield, IL  USA  62764

    Bureau of Public Roads /US

    400 7th Street, SW
    Washington, DC  USA  20590
  • Publication Date: 1968-10

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  • Accession Number: 00214499
  • Record Type: Publication
  • Source Agency: Bureau of Public Roads /US
  • Report/Paper Numbers: Hpr
  • Files: TRIS
  • Created Date: Oct 7 1994 12:00AM