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AGPT Guide to Pavement Technology — SET

Receive a 20% discount when all parts of the Guide are purchased as a set. The Guide to Pavement Technology Set comprises of: Part 1: Introduction to Pavement Technology Part 2: Pavement Structural Design Part 3: Pavement Surfacings Part 4: Pavement Materials Part 4...



AGPT01-09 Guide to Pavement Technology Part 1: Introduction to Pavement Technology

Part 1 – Introduction to Pavement Technology – provides general information regarding the purpose and function of pavements, pavement types and their components, pavement materials, the types of pavements commonly in use today and an introduction to the fundamentals of pavement beh...



AGPT02-12 Guide to Pavement Technology Part 2: Pavement Structural Design

Part 2 of the Austroads Guide to Pavement Technology - Pavement Structural Design contains procedures for the design of flexible pavements consisting of unbound granular materials, flexible pavements that contain one or more bound layers, and rigid pavements, such as concrete. This is the thir...



AGPT02-ERR-0514 Guide to Pavement Technology Part 02 Errata May 2014

This errata to the Guide to Pavement Technology Part 2: Pavement Structural Design provides a revised Figure 8.1 Design procedure for flexible pavements.  



AGPT03-09 Guide to Pavement Technology Part 3: Pavement Surfacings

Part 3 of the Guide to Pavement Technology addresses the selection of the most appropriate pavement surfacing. It is based on the Guide to the Selection of Road Surfacings (Austroads 2003b), but has been updated to include the results of recent Austroads research into bituminous surfacings and o...



AGPT04-07 Guide to Pavement Technology Part 4: Pavement Materials

The selection of pavement materials is a critical element in the design, construction and maintenance of pavements if performance is to be optimised and whole of life costs minimised. This part of the Austroads Guide to Pavement Technology provides an overview of the criteria by which pavement m...



AGPT04A-08 Guide to Pavement Technology Part 4A: Granular Base and Subbase Materials

This Guide contains advice on the selection, testing and specification of crushed rock and naturally occurring granular materials for use in pavement base and subbase construction.



AGPT04B-14 Guide to Pavement Technology Part 4B: Asphalt

The Guide to Pavement Technology Part 4B: Asphalt provides an introduction to the nature of asphalt as a material and its application in road pavements. Asphalt is widely used in the construction and surfacing of roads in Australasia. The properties of asphalt are complex and its performa...



AGPT04C-09 Guide to Pavement Technology Part 4C: Materials for Concrete Road Pavements

Part 4C of the Guide to Pavement Technology summarises aspects of Australian practice in materials for use in concrete road pavements including base concrete and lean mix concrete subbase, concrete curing compounds, steel reinforcement including tie bars and dowel bars, joint sealants and fillers...



AGPT04D-06 Guide to Pavement Technology Part 4D: Stabilised Materials

Part 4D of the Guide to Pavement Technology replaces, in part, the Austroads (1988) Guide to Stabilisation in Roadworks.  It reflects the significant technical research that has been undertaken nationally and internationally in improving stabilisation technology since that time. In partic...



AGPT04E-09 Guide to Pavement Technology Part 4E: Recycled Materials

Part 4E of the Guide to Pavement Technology presents the latest information on recycled materials as they pertain to products manufactured from recycling various wastes accepted through registered recycling and reprocessing facilities. In particular, this guide deals with the specification, manu...



AGPT04F-17 Guide to Pavement Technology Part 4F: Bituminous Binders (2017 Edition)

Guide to Pavement Technology Part 4F: Bituminous Binders is a guide to the use of bituminous materials in road construction and maintenance. Bituminous materials include bitumen obtained from refining crude petroleum oil and products derived from bitumen through additional manufacturing processes...



AGPT04G-09 Guide to Pavement Technology Part 4G: Geotextiles and Geogrids

Geotextiles discussed in Part 4G are made essentially from polymer mixtures. Geotextiles are permeable fabric materials used in engineering applications. They can be used to separate, reinforce, filter or drain. They may be used to provide protection to waterproof membranes from puncture by overl...



AGPT04G-ERR-0514 Guide to Pavement Technology Part 04G Errata May 2014

This errata to the Guide to Pavement Technology Part 4G: Geotextiles and Geogrids provides two revised equations: Section A.2.1 Determination of Granular Thickness h0 for Less than 20 Axle Passes without Geotextile and Rut Depth of 75 mm (for highway trucks) Section A.2.5 Determ...



AGPT04H-08 Guide to Pavement Technology Part 4H: Test Methods

This guide contains the list of Austroads test methods. It details the technical bodies that oversee the content of the test methods. This document is part of a series of publications forming the basis of the Austroads Guide to Pavement Technology. The full set of Pavement Technology Test Meth...



AGPT04I-09 Guide to Pavement Technology Part 4I: Earthworks Materials

Part 4I: Earthworks Materials – provides advice on the general requirements for earthworks materials and the characteristics of material types used in a range of specific applications.  The advice has been generally developed from the approaches followed by Austroads member authorit...



AGPT04I-ERR-0514 Guide to Pavement Technology Part 04I Errata May 2014

This errata to the Guide to Pavement Technology Part 4I: Earthworks Materials provides a revised table 5.2 Typical cement contents for various soil types for pavement construction.



AGPT04J-08 Guide to Pavement Technology Part 4J: Aggregate and Source Rock

The purpose of this Part of the Guide to Pavement Technology is to provide information and guidance on classification and description of source rocks; properties of source rock materials that need to be specified to ensure a durable end product; and quality assurance testing. It is recognised tha...



AGPT04K-09 Guide to Pavement Technology Part 4K: Seals

This document provides a guide to selection and design of thin bituminous surfacings. Bituminous surfacings include seals and reseals, slurry surfacings, primes and primerseals and geotextile seals. The binders covered in the guide include conventional bitumens, polymer modified binders and emul...



AGPT04L-09 Guide to Pavement Technology Part 4L: Stabilising Binder

Stabilisation may be defined as a process by which the intrinsic properties of a pavement material are altered by the addition of a stabilisation binder to meet performance expectations in its operating, geological and climatic environment. Part 4L of the Guide to Pavement Technology discussed...



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