Minimization of Reflection Cracks, Route 17, Gloucester County: Installation Report 1976

Report No: 77-R30

Published in 1976

About the report:

The installation of two fabrics, Petromat and Mirafi, to reduce reflection cracking on Route 17 in Gloucester County in- August 1976 is described. A brief review of the performance of previous installations is included. Finally, it is recommended that additional fabric installations be the responsibility of the Maintenance Division.

Disclaimer Statement:The contents of this report reflect the views of the author(s), who is responsible for the facts and the accuracy of the data presented herein. The contents do not necessarily reflect the official views or policies of the Virginia Department of Transportation, the Commonwealth Transportation Board, or the Federal Highway Administration. This report does not constitute a standard, specification, or regulation. Any inclusion of manufacturer names, trade names, or trademarks is for identification purposes only and is not to be considered an endorsement.


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Charles S. Hughes, P.E.

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