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Title: Essential Elements for High Performance Joints Sealing and Resealing Portland Cement Concrete Pavements
Author(s): Frank D. Gaus
Publication: Special Publication
Appears on pages(s): 1233-1248
Keywords: concrete pavements; highways; joint sealers; joints (junctions); performance; resurfacing; runways; structural design
Abstract:Many years experience has proven there are essential elements that must be considered in designing joints in Portland cement concrete pavements for highways and airfields, to insure longevity of the sealant to perform to keep the joints sealed against the infiltration of water, moisture, or incompressibles, or against the infiltration of water, moisture, or incompressibles, or jet fuel spillage in airfield critical areas.
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