Design of flexible pavements

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Abstract

A typical fiexible (or asphalt) pavement consists of surface, base course, and subbase built over compacted subgrade (natural soil) as shown in Figure 8.1. In some cases, the subbase layer is not used, whereas in a small number of cases both base and subbase are omitted.

Original languageEnglish (US)
Title of host publicationThe Handbook of Highway Engineering
PublisherCRC Press
Pages8-1-8-35
ISBN (Electronic)9781420039504
ISBN (Print)9780849319860
StatePublished - Jan 1 2005

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    Mamlouk, M. (2005). Design of flexible pavements. In The Handbook of Highway Engineering (pp. 8-1-8-35). CRC Press.