Pavement Construction and Maintenance
Instructor: Christoforou Ζοι
Course code: 5823
Semester: 8ο
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Course content:

  • Introduction to highway construction and maintenance
  • Vehicles and traffic loads, equivalent axial loads
  • Foundation soil carrying capacity, stabilization and improvement methods
  • Flexible and rigid pavement design
  • Pavement materials, properties, composition, and testing.
  • Pavement construction, machinery, and quality control
  • Construction of road excavations and embankments, cut and cover method
  • Concrete structures, earth retaining walls, drainage works, small bridges
  • Pavement defects
  • Maintenance and rehabilitation techniques


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