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Pavement Materials and Construction Notes VTU
PART – A – PAVEMENT MATERIALS
UNIT – 1
AGGREGATES: Origin, classification, requirements, properties, and tests on road aggregates, concepts of size and gradation – design gradation, maximum aggregate size, aggregate blending to meet specification.
UNIT – 2
BITUMEN AND TAR: Origin, preparation, properties and chemical constitution of bituminous road binders; requirements.
UNIT – 3
BITUMINOUS EMULSIONS AND CUTBACKS: Preparation, characteristics, uses, and tests.Adhesion of Bituminous Binders to Road Aggregates: Adhesion failure, mechanism of stripping, tests, and methods of improving adhesion.
UNIT – 4
BITUMINOUS MIXES: Mechanical properties, dense and open-textured mixes, flexibility and brittleness, (no Hveem Stabilometer & Hubbard – Field Tests) bituminous mix, design methods using Rothfus‟ s Method only and specification using different criteria- voids in mineral aggregates, voids in total mix, density, flow, stability, percentage voids filled with bitumen.
PART – B – PAVEMENT CONSTRUCTION
UNIT – 5
EQUIPMENT IN HIGHWAY CONSTRUCTION: Various types of equipment for excavation, grading, and compaction – their working principle, advantages, and limitations. Special equipment for bituminous and cement concrete pavement and stabilized soil road construction.
UNIT – 6
SUBGRADE: Earthwork grading and construction of embankments and cuts for roads.Preparation of subgrade, quality control tests.
UNIT – 7
FLEXIBLE PAVEMENTS: Specifications of materials, construction method and field control checks for various types of flexible pavement layers.
UNIT – 8
CEMENT CONCRETE PAVEMENTS: Specifications and method of cement concrete pavement construction; Quality control tests; Construction of various types of joints.