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blacktop

[′blak‚täp]
(materials)
A black bituminous material that is used to pave roadways; it is spread over a layer of crushed rocks and packed down into a level surface; it may be spread over small areas of roadways in need of repair.
McGraw-Hill Dictionary of Scientific & Technical Terms, 6E, Copyright © 2003 by The McGraw-Hill Companies, Inc.

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.
McGraw-Hill Dictionary of Architecture and Construction. Copyright © 2003 by McGraw-Hill Companies, Inc.
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According to an official document here, the govt has allocated Rs.9590 million for 234 roads projects out of which 81 are ongoing and 153 new for present financial year with major projects include construction of blacktopping and dualization of 436 kilometers roads, 20 RCC/steel bridges and RCC Bridge over Tochi River.
Blacktopping of farm roads, increment of Gewog Development Grant to Nu 5mn from Nu 2m and allocation for gewog project worth Nu 20mn are the other pledges of PDP.
Except for the blacktopping of the 2.2km access road toward Samtse, the work is complete.
The camp belonged to a company involved in Gewog Center (GC) road blacktopping works in the gewog.