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  • Asphalt Pavement Construction - Asphalt Institute

    At one time it was thought that a prime coat was an essential element of good pavement construction. However, in recent years some engineers have eliminated the use of a prime, especially when asphalt layer(s) (surface and/or base) is 4 inches or more in thickness.

  • ASPHALT & CONCRETE SPECIFICATIONS ASPHALT REPAIR .

    ASPHALT & CONCRETE SPECIFICATIONS Revised 03/15/2011 Bids and Contracts: Asphalt & Concrete Specifications 3 of 10 Compaction shall start as soon as possible after mixing and the elapsed time between and addition of water to the Cement Treated Base mixture and the start of compaction shall not exceed 60 minutes.

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  • Existing Surface Preparation for Overlays - Pavement ...

    Milling (also called grinding or cold planing) can be used to smooth an existing HMA pavement prior to HMA or PCC overlays. Rather than filling in low spots, as a leveling course does, milling removes the high points in an existing pavement to produce a relatively smooth surface.

  • WIRTGEN cold milling machines - WIRTGEN

    WIRTGEN offers a comprehensive portfolio of cold milling machines comprising a total of 33 machine models which can be equipped with a wide variety of different milling widths. The machines are capable of removing material at a milling width of up to 4.4 m and a milling depth of up to 35 cm in a single pass.

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  • Pavement milling - Wikipedia

    Pavement milling (cold planing, asphalt milling, or profiling) is the process of removing at least part of the surface of a paved area such as a road, bridge, or parking lot. Milling removes anywhere from just enough thickness to level and smooth the surface to a full depth removal.