AN INVESTIGATION OF BITUMINOUS HIGHWAY MATERIALS & METHODS OF PRODUCTION AND CONSTRUCTION CONTROL BASED ON STATISTICAL PROCEDURES

A SYSTEMATIC MEANS OF COLLECTING INFORMATION USING VARIOUS TEST METHODS OF BOTH COMPACTED AND UNCOMPACTED SAMPLES OF BITUMINOUS MIXES FROM FOUR DIFFERENT CONSTRUCTION PROJECTS IS DESCRIBED. THE RESULTS ARE REPORTED TO SHOW THE DEGREE OF VARIABILITY OF THE MATERIAL THAT CAN BE EXPECTED AND A COMPARISON OF THE LABORATORY AND FIELD TEST METHODS EMPLOYED. STATISTICAL CONCEPTS WERE USED TO SAMPLE, TEST, AND ANALYZE QUALITY CONTROL OF HIGHWAY CONSTRUCTION MATERIALS. /AUTHOR/

  • Corporate Authors:

    Federal Highway Administration

    1200 New Jersey Avenue, SE
    Washington, DC  USA  20590

    Indiana State Highway Commission

    Indianapolis, IN  USA  46204
  • Authors:
    • Elkin, B L
  • Publication Date: 0

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Filing Info

  • Accession Number: 00214520
  • Record Type: Publication
  • Source Agency: Federal Highway Administration
  • Report/Paper Numbers: Study No V-1-388
  • Files: TRIS, USDOT
  • Created Date: Jan 12 1972 12:00AM