CONSIDERATION ON THE QUALITY CRITERIA OF BITUMINOUS SURFACINGS

THE AUTHOR QUOTES SPECIFICATION 108, WHICH HAS BEEN APPLICABLE IN BELGIUM SINCE 1/10/62, AND EMPHASISES THE IMPORTANCE OF INSPECTION AFTER COMPLETION, OF CONTRACTORS WORK. THESE CRITERIA ARE BASED ON A STATISTICAL FRAMEWORK AND APPLY TO THE COEFFICIENT OF TRANSVERSE FRICTION, UNIFORMITY, THICKNESS, MINIMUM BINDER CONTENT, APPARENT SPECIFIC WEIGHT OR INDEX OF VOIDS, AND THE COMPRESSION RESISTANCE OF BASE COURSE /COATED MATERIAL/ AGGREGATES, TESTED BEFORE AND AFTER COMPLETION OF THE BASE COURSE. RESEARCH CARRIED OUT AT THE LIEGE-AIX LA CHAPELLE MOTORWAY SITE IS AIMED AT THE IMPROVEMENT AND COMPLETION OF THE ABOVE-MENTIONED SPECIFICATION, AND CONCERNS PERMEABILITY AND STABILITY TESTS ON EXTRACTED SAMPLES, VOID INDICES, AND SURFACE CHARACTERISTICS /UNIFORMITY, RIDING QUALITY AND ROUGHNESS/. /LCPC/RRL/

  • Supplemental Notes:
    • No 14, pp 31-50, 8 PHOT, 3 REF
  • Corporate Authors:

    Bitume Informations, Brussels /Belgium

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  • Authors:
    • Doyen, A
  • Publication Date: 1965-4

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  • Accession Number: 00210509
  • Record Type: Publication
  • Source Agency: Road Research Laboratory /UK
  • Files: TRIS
  • Created Date: Nov 7 1994 12:00AM