CIRCULAR TEST TRACK FOR THE STUDY OF THE STRUCTURAL BEHAVIOUR OF PAVEMENTS

THE SECRETARIA DE OBRAS PUBLICAS IS SPONSORING A RESEARCH PROGRAMME ON FLEXIBLE PAVEMENT DESIGN, WHICH IS CONDUCTED THROUGH THE INSTITUTO DE INGENIERIA, UNIVERSIDAD NACIONAL AUTONOMA DE MEXICO. THE PROGRAMME IS DIVIDED INTO THREE MAJOR AREAS: 1) TEST ROADS, 2) EVALUATION OF EXISTING PAVEMENTS AND 3) EXPERIMENTAL STUDIES IN THE LABORATORY ON A SPECIALLY DESIGNED CIRCULAR TEST TRACK. DETAILS ARE GIVEN OF THE PROGRESS OF THE PROGRAMME TOGETHER WITH DETAILED INFORMATION ON THE OPERATING CHARACTERISTICS OF THE TEST TRACK, WHICH WAS DESIGNED AND CONSTRUCTED AT THE INSTITUTE AS PART OF THE RESEARCH PROGRAMME ON FLEXIBLE PAVEMENT DESIGN FOR HIGHWAY.S (A).

  • Corporate Authors:

    Ingegnaria

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  • Authors:
    • Corro, S
  • Publication Date: 1972

Media Info

  • Features: Figures; Photos; References; Tables;
  • Pagination: p. 199-208
  • Serial:
    • Volume: 2

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Filing Info

  • Accession Number: 00206139
  • Record Type: Publication
  • Source Agency: Transport and Road Research Laboratory (TRRL)
  • Files: TRIS
  • Created Date: Jul 31 1974 12:00AM