ASPHALT MIXTURE BEHAVIOR IN REPEATED FLEXTURE: A STUDY OF AN IN-SERVICE PAVEMENT NEAR MORROW BAY, CALIFORNIA

PART OF A CONTINUING STUDY IS PRESENTED OF THE FATIGUE RESPONSE OF ASPHALT PAVING MIXTURES WHICH INCLUDES NOT ONLY THE BEHAVIOR OF MIXTURES IN REPEATED FLEXURE BUT ALSO CONSIDERATION OF THE FATIGUE FACTOR IN THE DESIGN OF A.C PAVEMENTS. FOR THIS PROJECT, INVESTIGATIONS HAVE INCLUDED: (1) LABORATORY FATIGUE TESTS BOTH ON SPECIMENS SAVED FROM THE ASPHALT CONCRETE COURSE AND ON LABORATORY-PREPARED SPECIMENS WITH THE SAME COMPONENTS, (2) TRIAXIAL COMPRESSION REPEATED LOAD TESTS ON THE OTHER COMPONENTS OF THE PAVEMENT SECTION AS WELL AS THE SUBGRADE MATERIAL, AND (3) PREDICTION OF THE POTENTIAL FOR FATIGUE DISTRESS IN THIS PAVEMENT SECTION. /AUTHOR/

  • Supplemental Notes:
    • Hpr - 1 (6), BPR ITEM 112, STATE NO D-6-1
  • Corporate Authors:

    California Division of Highways

    Bridge Department
    Sacramento, CA  USA  05914

    Bureau of Public Roads /US

    400 7th Street, SW
    Washington, DC  USA  20590

    University of California, Los Angeles

    Los Angeles, CA  USA 
  • Authors:
    • Monismith, C L
    • Kasianchuk, D A
    • Epps, J A
  • Publication Date: 1967-12

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  • Accession Number: 00206342
  • Record Type: Publication
  • Source Agency: Bureau of Public Roads /US
  • Files: TRIS
  • Created Date: Nov 29 1994 12:00AM