Pavement Design and Construction
Instructor: Beskou Niki
Course code: 5804
Semester: 8ο
e-class:
Course content:

  1. Introduction.
  2. Vehicle and traffic, traffic loads, equivalent axial loads.
  3. Excavation and earth moving, geomaterials, machinery and productivity.
  4. Foundation soil, stabilization and improvement methods.
  5. Pavement materials, aggregates, asphalt, concrete, material testing.
  6. Flexible and rigid pavement design, granular, base and asphalt or concrete layers.
  7. Construction of road excavation and embankments, cut and cover method.
  8. Pavement maintenance and rehabilitation.
  9. Concrete structures, earth retaining walls.


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