RECOMMENDATIONS FOR SURFACE DRESSING WITH CUT-BACK BITUMEN

THIS NOTE TAKES INTO ACCOUNT RECENT EXPERIENCE ON THE SURFACE DRESSING OF ROADS CARRYING VERY HEAVY AND VERY LIGHT TRAFFIC, AND MAKES RECOMMENDATIONS FOR RATES OF SPREAD OF CUT-BACK BITUMEN UNDER THESE WIDELY DIFFERING CONDITIONS. IT COVERS PREPARATION OF THE ROAD SURFACE, MATERIALS, METHODS OF APPLICATION, OPENING THE ROAD TO TRAFFIC, SAMPLING AND TESTING, AND SURFACE DRESSINGS ON OPEN-TEXTURED AND POROUS BITUMINOUS SURFACES, ON EXTREMELY HARD SURFACES SUCH AS CONCRETE, ON PREVIOUSLY UNTREATED SURFACES, AND AS A MEANS OF SEALING UNBOUND BASES, SUB-BASES AND FORMATIONS. /RRL/

  • Supplemental Notes:
    • Road Note 38, 15 PP, 6 TAB, 9 REF
  • Corporate Authors:

    MINISTRY OF TRANSPORT, LONDON (UK)

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  • Publication Date: 1968

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Filing Info

  • Accession Number: 00211205
  • Record Type: Publication
  • Source Agency: Road Research Laboratory /UK
  • Files: TRIS, ATRI
  • Created Date: Apr 16 1970 12:00AM