Asphalts and Allied Substances; Their Occurrence, Modes of Production, Uses in the Arts and Methods of Testing

Asphalts and Allied Substances; Their Occurrence, Modes of Production, Uses in the Arts and Methods of Testing

By (author) 

List price: US$33.13

Currently unavailable

Add to wishlist

AbeBooks may have this title (opens in new window).

Try AbeBooks


This historic book may have numerous typos and missing text. Purchasers can download a free scanned copy of the original book (without typos) from the publisher. Not indexed. Not illustrated. 1920 edition. Excerpt: ... and Pavements," by W. P. Judson, N. Y., 1907; " Road Preservation and Dust Prevention," by W. P. Judson, N. Y. and London, 1908; "The Modern Asphalt Pavement," by Clifford Richardson, N. Y., 1908; "Street Pavements and Paving Materials," by Geo. W. Tillson, lHt Edition, Now York, 1908; "Dust Preventatives and Binders," by Provost Hubbard, 1st Edition, N. Y., 1910; "Asphalt Construction for Pavements and Highways," by Clifford Richardson, 1st Edition, New York, 1913; "Text Hook on Highway Engineering," by A. H. Rlanchard and H. B. Drowne, 1st Edition, N. Y., 1914; "The Construction of Roads and Pavements," by T. R. Agg, 1st Edition, N. Y., 1916. These may be used either singly or in various combinations. In special cases distillates are used, including the heavy petroleum distillates for manufacturing dust-laying oils, and tar-distillates for impregnating wood blocks. Bituminous materials are used without other additions in the form of bituminous dust-laying oils, fillers for wood, brick or stone pavements and in certain forms of expansion joints; and they are used in admixture with mineral aggregate for constructing bituminous surfacings, bituminous macadam, bituminous concrete pavements, sheet asphalt pavements, asphalt-block pavements, asphalt mastic flooring and certain expansion joints. They are also used in combination with wood for manufacturing bituminized wood-block pavements; with felted fabric in forming certain bituminous expansion joints; and in some cases emulsified with water for preparing dust-laying oils, and bituminous cements to be used cold. Bituminous Dust-laying Oils. Dust-laying oils are also designated "dust preventatives" or " more

Product details

  • Paperback | 250 pages
  • 189 x 246 x 13mm | 454g
  • Miami Fl, United States
  • English
  • black & white illustrations
  • 1236644883
  • 9781236644886