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Historical Development Of Roads In India

Historical Development Of Roads In India

Transportation contributes to the economic, industrial, social and cultural development of any country. Transportation is vital for the economic development of any region since every commodity produced whether it is food, clothing, industrial products or medicine needs transport at all stages from production to distribution. The inadequate transportation facilities retard the process of socio-economic development …

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List of Tests for Bitumen as per Indian Standard

Overview Bitumen is the most important binding material for the construction of flexible pavement, which gives more strength than other materials used for flexible pavement. Therefore, a piece of thorough knowledge of the tests on bitumen is a must in the fields of civil engineering. Here, I am trying to give some names of tests …

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Introduction to Bitumen as Pavement Materials

  Bitumen as Pavement Materials Pavement materials are those which have great use in construction road pave for both Flexible and Rigid pavement. Some examples of pavement material are stone aggregate, earth, WMM, and also bitumen. Bitumen is used for the construction of flexible pavement, which gives more strength than other materials used for flexible pavement. …

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