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Title: User's guide : concrete block pavement
Authors: US Army Engineering and Housing Support Center.
Facilities Engineering Applications Program (U.S.)
Anderton, Gary L.
Keywords: Block pavement
Concrete paving block
Pavement construction
Pavement design
Paving block
Tracked vehicle
Publisher: Geotechnical Laboratory (U.S.)
Engineer Research and Development Center (U.S.)
Series/Report no.: Miscellaneous paper (U.S. Army Engineer Waterways Experiment Station) ; GL-93-1.
Description: Miscellaneous Paper
Abstract: A concrete paving block is an accurately dimensioned combination of well-graded aggregates and hydrated portland cement which fits closely together with other paving blocks to form a low-maintenance, high-strength pavement surface. The concrete block pavement resists heavy, concentrated, or abrasive loads and chemical spills involving fuel, hydraulic fluid, and other materials. This report includes discussions of the description, applications, benefits, limitations, costs, and recommended uses for concrete block pavements. Information on a concrete block pavement demonstration site is also provided.
URI: http://hdl.handle.net/11681/10253
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