Design of flexible pavements

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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
ISBN (Electronic)9781420039504
ISBN (Print)9780849319860
StatePublished - Jan 1 2005

ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • General Engineering


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