asphalt concrete


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asphaltic concrete, asphalt paving, black top

A mixture of asphalt and graded aggregate widely used as paving material over a prepared base; normally placed, shaped, and compacted while hot, but can be prepared for placement without heat. Also see cold mix.

asphalt concrete

A graded mixture of aggregate, and filter with asphalt or bitumen, placed hot or cold, and rolled (ICAO). It is used in construction of operating surfaces like runways, taxiways, and aprons. Also called bitumen concrete.
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* To identify strain characteristics of asphalt concrete: the modulus of elasticity of reinforced road structures.
HL-3 Asphalt concrete mix samples were prepared using the tire rubber modified asphalts to evaluate the resistance to rutting and low temperature cracking.
The old asphalt concrete pavement layer was scraped with special equipment on the Shamkir Zeyem Duyerli section (corresponding to the third technical category).
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In 1993-2011, asphalt concrete pavement was done on 1,520 km of roads.
Presently, most of the impervious core wall materials are made of plastic concrete or asphalt concrete in order to improve the impermeability of the impervious wall and to reduce the elastic modulus of the concrete.
When a vehicle passes through asphalt concrete bridge deck pavement, vehicle vibration was excited due to surface roughness of the asphalt concrete bridge deck pavement.
Considering a huge territory of the Russian Federation, characterized by a wide range of operating temperatures, one of the ways to increase the transport and operational performance of pavements is to modify bitumen with different polymeric additives in order to extend the temperature range of reliable performance of asphalt concrete pavements.
President of Kyrgyzstan Almazbek Atambayev attended the inauguration ceremony of the asphalt concrete plant in Kara-Buura district on April 17 as part of his working tour of Talas region.