SOME ASPECTS OF THE SCIENCE OF ROAD BUILDING AND THE ROLE OF RESEARCH

SOME OF THE MORE IMPORTANT ASPECTS OF THE DESIGN AND BUILDING OF BITUMINOUS-SURFACED ROADS ARE SUMMARIZED, DEALING IN TURN WITH THE NATURAL SOIL, THE SUPERIMPOSED PAVEMENT LAYERS, AND THE SURFACING ON TOP. AT EACH OF THESE STAGES, MENTION IS MADE OF SOME OF THE OUTSTANDING PROBLEMS WHICH ARE ENGAGING THE ATTENTION OF THE NATIONAL INSTITUTE FOR ROAD RESEARCH. SOME OF THE METHODS USED AND THE RESLUTS OBTAINED ARE ILLUSTRATED. /AUTHOR/

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    • Rr 72, 22 pP
  • Corporate Authors:

    Certificated Engineer /S Africa

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    Nat Inst Road Research /S Africa

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  • Authors:
    • RIGDEN, P J
  • Publication Date: 1966-1

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  • Created Date: Jul 29 2004 6:04PM