Streets & Roads Tag

Roller Compacted Concrete over Soil Cement

The objectives of the study were to determine the structural performance and load carrying capacity of thin RCC surfaced pavements under accelerated pavement testing (APT), and to determine the applicability of using a thin RCC pavement structure with cement treated or stabilized base as a design alternative for those low volume roadways having frequently heavy truck trafficking.
Source: Louisiana Transportation Research Center (LTRC)

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RCC Pavement Council Mid-Year Meeting

Hosted by the ACPA, immediately following the Roller Compacted Concrete Task Force, the RCC Pavement Council will reconvene. Alongside the monthly conference calls the RCC Pavement Council Mid-Year Meeting is an important time to collaborate face to face.  Roller Compacted Concrete Pavement has been building…

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ACPA – Roller Compacted Concrete Task Force

The ACPA has moved this mid-year meeting to Pittsburgh, PA.  You will find the most up-to-date information ranging from best practices to specifications and beyond in the variety of workshops being hosted.  The Roller Compacted Concrete Task Force will cover industry details on its growth…

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VDOT’s First RCC Pavement

This paper summarizes a RCC project completed by the Virginia Department of Transportation (VDOT) that covers about 134,000 square feet, equivalent to 2-lane miles, at the “Park and Ride” facility in Stafford County, Virginia.
Source: M. Shabbir Hossain, Ph.D., P.E., Virginia Center for Transportation Innovation & Research

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ERES Residential Columbus

Residential Pavement Design Options For Columbus, OH

This report presents the results of a review for the City of Columbus, Ohio. The pavements consisted of roller compacted concrete (RCC) overlaid with hot mixed asphalt (HMA), sections of Portland cement concrete (PCC) slabs overlaid with HMA, and sections of conventional and full-depth HMA.
Source: Michael Darter, Leslie Titus-Glover, ERES

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