Accession Number : AD0744872

Title :   Use of Polypropylene-Asphalt Membrane as an Expedient Surfacing Material in the Theater of Operations,

Corporate Author : ARMY ENGINEER WATERWAYS EXPERIMENT STATION VICKSBURG MISS

Personal Author(s) : Burns,C. D. ; Barber,V. C.

Report Date : APR 1969

Pagination or Media Count : 26

Abstract : The purpose of the report is to describe polypropylene-asphalt surfacing, show its capabilities, and set forth application techniques. The report includes information as to personnel and equipment requirements for installing polypropylene-asphalt surfacing, exact methodology of application, and procedures for airfield, road, and other subgrade preparation. Procedures for repair of damaged polypropylene-asphalt surfaced areas are set forth along with storage and handling pointers for the surfacing materials.

Descriptors :   (*FINISHES, ASPHALT), (*PAVEMENTS, SURFACES), MILITARY OPERATIONS, PROPENES, SYNTHETIC FIBERS, ROAD BUILDING EQUIPMENT, FOUNDATIONS(STRUCTURES), PREPARATION, MAINTENANCE

Subject Categories : Civil Engineering

Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE