HOW BRITISH ROAD TRENDS MAY AFFECT FUTURE PLANT

THE CHANGING CHARACTERISTICS OF HIGHWAY CONSTRUCTION DUE TO INCREASING CONSTRUCTION IN URBAN AREAS IS DISCUSSED. STANDARDS ARE NEEDED FOR THE USE OF CONSTRUCTION EQUIPMENT IN HIGHWAY CONSTRUCTION. MACHINES SUCH AS THE DATUM-LAYER FOR LAYING CURB-BASE, SCRAPERS, FACE SHOVELS, WHEEL EXCAVATORS AND COMPACTION EQUIPMENT ARE DISCUSSED. THE USE OF CENTRAL BATCHING AND MIXING PLANTS AFFORDS ECONOMY IN CONSTRUCTION OF CONCRETE HIGHWAYS. SUGGESTIONS ARE MADE FOR IMPROVING CONVENTIONAL PAVING TRAINS.

  • Supplemental Notes:
    • Vol 20, No 1, PP 25-26, 1 PHOT
  • Authors:
    • Elbourne, D S
  • Publication Date: 1967-1

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  • Accession Number: 00214722
  • Record Type: Publication
  • Files: TRIS
  • Created Date: Aug 11 1994 12:00AM