Concrete Road Construction 3rd Edition

R700,01 Incl. VAT

Product Code: TD/C&C/CRC3D
This manual will assist contractors and supervisory staff with the construction of concrete roads, whether using the most modern slip-form paver or the most rudimentary equipment for low-volume township street. The comprehensive content includes some design and detailing aspects, so that there is an understanding of why certain details are important and why the roads should be constructed in a certain way.

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Weight 500 g

Bryan Perrie & Dennis Rossmann


Cement & Concrete SA

ISBN Number



3rd Edition



Table of Contents:
A. Pavement design
• Pavement elements
• Function of concrete pavements
• Concrete pavement design and construction objectives
• Joints
B. Construction
• Introduction
• Paving methods
• Subgrades and subbases
• Forms and guidewires/stringlines
• Joint assemblies and reinforcement
• Concrete
• Side form construction
• Slipform paving
• Finishing concrete
• Surface texturing
• Protection and curing
• Joint construction
• Joint sealing
• Protection of pavement and opening to traffic
• Dimensional tolerances
• Overlays
• Inlays
• Fast tracking of concrete pavements
• Annexures
• Mix proportioning
• Quality control
• Trial sections
• Concrete pavement trial checklist
• Specifications