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Road aggregates and skidding

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A review of the subject of road aggregates, with particular emphasis on the characteristics of aggregates that relate to skid-resistance and the various skidding standards that have been proposed. Although covering all aspects of their properties and usage, the author has paid particular attention to the part they play in providing resistance skidding. Methods of measuring resistance to skidding are also reviewed together with the various skidding "standards" that have been proposed. Although primarily concerned with the work carried out by the Transport and Road Research Laboratory (now the Transport Research Laboratory) over the last 60 years, work by other organisations and in other countries is included. The various subjects are illustrated by 54 figures and 35 tables and a comprehensive index gives ready access to the various subject areas. Over 200 references are given to sources of material and a number of recommendations for further reading are included. Book in good condition with signs of shelfwear to the corners of the book and the ends of the spine, but no markings to the text or illustrations

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Author(s):
Roger Hosking
Condition:
Used: very good
Dimensions:
7.8"x10"
Format:
Hardback
ISBN-10:
0115511156
ISBN-13:
9780115511158
Number of pages:
235
Publisher:
HMSO

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A review of the subject of road aggregates, with particular emphasis on the characteristics of aggregates that relate to skid-resistance and the various skidding standards that have been proposed. Although covering all aspects of their properties and usage, the author has paid particular attention to the part they play in providing resistance skidding. Methods of measuring resistance to skidding are also reviewed together with the various skidding "standards" that have been proposed. Although primarily concerned with the work carried out by the Transport and Road Research Laboratory (now the Transport Research Laboratory) over the last 60 years, work by other organisations and in other countries is included. The various subjects are illustrated by 54 figures and 35 tables and a comprehensive index gives ready access to the various subject areas. Over 200 references are given to sources of material and a number of recommendations for further reading are included. Book in good condition with signs of shelfwear to the corners of the book and the ends of the spine, but no markings to the text or illustrations

Author(s):
Roger Hosking
Condition:
Used: very good
Dimensions:
7.8"x10"
Format:
Hardback
ISBN-10:
0115511156
ISBN-13:
9780115511158
Number of pages:
235
Publisher:
HMSO

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