Green County, Iowa, Concrete Overlay Research Project

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Title: Green County, Iowa, Concrete Overlay Research Project

Author(s): M.J. Knutson

Publication: Special Publication

Volume: 51

Issue:

Appears on pages(s): 175-196

Keywords: batching; bonding; cement content; compressive strength; concrete construction; concrete pavements; costs; economics; fiber reinforced concretes; joints (junctions); maintenance; mix proportioning; research; resurfacing; slip-form construction;slump tests

Date: 1/1/1975

Abstract:
The 42 different tests sections of the Greene County Overlay Project will provide information on the following aspects of conrete pavement overlays: slab thickness, cement content, steel fiber content, joint spacing, bonding characteristics, initial square yard costs, maintenance costs, service life of different tests sections, and comparision of fibrous concrete, continuously reinforced concrete paving with elastic joints, mesh, and plain concrete overlays.