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Evaluation of new pavement technologies in Nevada

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dc.contributor.author Bazi, G.M.
dc.contributor.author Sebaaly, P.E.
dc.contributor.author Vivekanathan, Y.
dc.date.accessioned 2017-11-28T08:00:34Z
dc.date.available 2017-11-28T08:00:34Z
dc.date.copyright 2003 en_US
dc.identifier.uri http://hdl.handle.net/10725/6683
dc.description.abstract The performance of the PG-graded binders with Hveem mixtures throughout Nevada indicated that in the majority of the cases the Superpave PG grading system alone is not fully capable of accurately identifying the potential performance of polymer-modified binders under Nevada's traffic, materials, and environmental conditions. On several cases the PG grading system indicated that a potential problem may arise from the use of the polymer-modified binder in the Hot Mix Asphalt (HMA) mixture while field performance proved otherwise. In light of the field performance data that have been developed on the use of PG grading system with Hveem mixtures, it is recommended that any implementation of the Superpave PG grading system in Nevada should be accompanied with specific requirements on the use of polymer modification process. These requirements can be in terms of dictating the percent and/or type of polymer to be used. Recognizing that the Superpave PG grading system was originally developed for neat asphalt binders, this approach will allow the Nevada Department of Transportation to implement the Superpave PG grading while other research efforts are being conducted to make it more compatible with polymer-modified binders. en_US
dc.language.iso en en_US
dc.subject Design en_US
dc.subject Highways en_US
dc.subject Pavements en_US
dc.subject 122 en_US
dc.subject Design of Pavements -- Railways and Guideways en_US
dc.subject 123 en_US
dc.subject Properties of Road Surfaces en_US
dc.title Evaluation of new pavement technologies in Nevada en_US
dc.type Conference Paper / Proceeding en_US
dc.author.school SOE en_US
dc.author.idnumber 201407244 en_US
dc.author.department Civil Engineering en_US
dc.description.embargo N/A en_US
dc.identifier.ctation Sebaaly, P. E., Bazi, G. M., & Vivekanathan, Y. (2003). Evaluation of new pavement technologies in Nevada (No. RDT-03-037,). en_US
dc.author.email gabriel.bazi@lau.edu.lb en_US
dc.identifier.tou http://libraries.lau.edu.lb/research/laur/terms-of-use/articles.php en_US
dc.identifier.url https://trid.trb.org/view.aspx?id=660590 en_US
dc.note Report number: RDT-03-037 en_US
dc.author.affiliation Lebanese American University en_US


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