Accession Number : AD0735847

Title :   Construction of Firestone Tar-Rubber Test Pavement at Selfridge AFB, Michigan,

Corporate Author : ARMY ENGINEER WATERWAYS EXPERIMENT STATION VICKSBURG MISS

Personal Author(s) : Larson,W. H.

Report Date : NOV 1964

Pagination or Media Count : 30

Abstract : The report discusses the construction of a Firestone tar-rubber test pavement at Selfridge Air Force Base, Michigan. The purpose of the test was to determine the feasibility of adding rubber latex directly to the hot aggregate and tar and thus producing a satisfactory tar-rubber pavement.

Descriptors :   (*PAVEMENTS, FEASIBILITY STUDIES), (*RUNWAYS, CONSTRUCTION), CONCRETE, COAL TAR, RUBBER, BINDERS, SAMPLING, WATER VAPOR, DENSITY, TEST METHODS, ADDITIVES, SAND, GRAVEL, MICHIGAN

Subject Categories : Terminal Flight Facilities
      Civil Engineering

Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE