Accession Number : ADA284753

Title :   Double Bituminous Surface Treatment. User's Guide

Descriptive Note : Final rept.

Corporate Author : ARMY ENGINEER WATERWAYS EXPERIMENT STATION VICKSBURG MS GEOTECHNICAL LAB

Personal Author(s) : Burke, William E., Jr

PDF Url : ADA284753

Report Date : JUL 1994

Pagination or Media Count : 26

Abstract : A double bituminous surface treatment is a method of pavement construction that involves two separate applications of asphalt binder material and mineral aggregate on a prepared surface. Double bituminous surface treatments are used for surfacing roads and streets, parking areas, open storage areas, and airfield shoulders and overruns. This report includes discussions of the description, applications, benefits, limitations, costs, and recommended uses for double bituminous surface treatments. Information on a double bituminous surface treatment demonstration site is also provided.

Descriptors :   *PAVEMENTS, *SURFACES, *CONSTRUCTION, *ROADS, *BITUMINOUS COATINGS, MATERIALS, ASPHALT, COSTS, CEMENTS, AGGREGATES(MATERIALS), LANDING FIELDS, STORAGE, BINDERS, MINERALS, PARKING FACILITIES, ORGANIC COATINGS, SHOULDERS(PAVEMENTS).

Subject Categories : Terminal Flight Facilities
      Coatings, Colorants and Finishes
      Civil Engineering

Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE