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Title: Soil mattress construction for runways with prefabricated bituminous surfacing
Authors: United States. Mississippi River Commission
U.S. Army Engineer Waterways Experiment Station
Keywords: Runways (Aeronautics)
Pavements, Bituminous
Coated fabrics
Publisher: U.S. Army Engineer Waterways Experiment Station.
Engineer Research and Development Center (U.S.)
Description: Technical memorandum
Purpose: The purpose of this investigation was to determine the feasibility and practicability of compacting layers of soil between two layers of PBS (Prefabricated Bituminous Surfacing) to provide an adequate pavement for airports and other paved areas on subgrades of low CER value which may be subjected to wheel loads up to and including 20,000 pounds.
Rights: Approved for public release; distribution is unlimited.
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