DESIGN RECOMMENDATIONS FOR UNREINFORCED CONCRETE PAVEMENTS

A RE-EXAMINATION OF THE PERFORMANCE DATA RELATING TO UNREINFORCED CONCRETE ROADS HAS ENABLED A REVISION TO BE MADE OF THE DESIGN RECOMMENDATIONS FOR THIS TYPE OF PAVEMENT GIVEN IN ROAD NOTE NO. 29. SLAB AND BASE THICKNESSES ARE RECOMMENDED FOR ALL INTENSITIES OF TRAFFIC AND REVISION HAS ALSO BEEN MADE OF THE RECOMMENDED JOINT SPACINGS. EXPANSION JOINTS MAY BE OMITTED IN ROADS CONSTRUCTED IN THE SUMMER MONTHS. TIED WARPING JOINTS MAY BE SUBSTITUTED FOR SOME CONTRACTION JOINTS AND A DESCRIPTION IS GIVEN OF THE FORM OF WARPING JOINT RECOMMENDED. /RRL/A/

  • Supplemental Notes:
    • Rrl Report LR 192, 12 PP, 1 FIG, 7 TAB, 5 REF
  • Corporate Authors:

    MINISTRY OF TRANSPORT, LONDON (UK)

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    Road Research Laboratory /UK

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  • Publication Date: 1968

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Filing Info

  • Accession Number: 00205618
  • Record Type: Publication
  • Source Agency: Road Research Laboratory /UK
  • Files: TRIS, ATRI
  • Created Date: Apr 13 1970 12:00AM