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blacktop

The asphalt paving used on many roads,and also the process of paving the road.
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Samples were subjected to 8,000 passes (4,000 cycles) using a treaded tire (pressurized at 550 kPa) at 60 [degrees] C to assess the rutting performance of asphaltic concrete samples.
Growing environmental and land use concerns will spur the strongest gains in aggregates composed of recycled materials such as crushed hydraulic and asphaltic concrete and waste materials such as fly ash and blast-furnace slag.
OVERVIEW 41 General 41 World Construction Aggregates Market 42 Demand by Region 43 Demand by Type 47 Crushed Stone 50 Sand 52 Gravel 54 Other 55 Demand by Market 58 Residential Building Construction 61 Nonresidential Building Construction 63 Nonbuilding Construction 65 Demand by Application 67 Hydraulic Concrete 69 Road Base & Coverings 71 Asphaltic Concrete 73 Other 75
Many highway agencies routinely allow glass to be used as a substitute for aggregate in asphaltic concrete pavements.
6 million, including more than 105,000 tons of asphaltic concrete and related work.
Aggregates -- which are key ingredients in ready mix and asphaltic concrete -- are essential to building homes, offices, schools and the state's transportation infrastructure.
Redland Stone is the leading producer of aggregates and asphaltic concrete in the state of Texas, and has mineral reserves which exceed 1 billion tons.
Tenders are invited for Improvenment to the existing roads by laying hotmixed Bituminiousi Asphaltic Concrete in Ward NO.
The project will include removal, replacement and widening of the existing freeway on Loop 289 and US-82 including continuously reinforced concrete pavement, retaining walls, grading, drainage, asphaltic concrete pavement, bridges, illumination, traffic signs and pavement markings.
The third contract, valued at approximately $900,000, involves the asphaltic concrete overlay of 11 miles of Ski Basin Road, NM532, near Ruidoso, New Mexico.
This project consists of the removal of the existing bridge, construction of a concrete slab span bridge with precast concrete piles including bridge approach slabs, asphaltic concrete pavement with base, channel excavation and embankment, flexible revetment, drainage pipe and structures, and related work.
The work consists of grading, surfacing and draining the roadways; furnishing and placing asphaltic concrete and Portland cement concrete pavement; constructing retaining walls, concrete barriers, curb and gutter, storm drains and other incidental work.