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Establishing the California Department of Transportation Accelerated Pavement Testing Program
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Author(s):
Nokes, W.A.; Srolarski, P.J.; Monismith, C.L.; Harvey, J.T.; Coetzee, N. and Rust, F.C.  
Origin:
California  
Date:
1996  
Categories:
Performance  
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Summary:
This report is on how the California Department of Transportation Accelerated Pavement Testing (CAL/APT) Program
was established.  Discussion includes history of the program, search for full-scale pavement testing technology suitable
to California, results of a pilot project conducted on test pavements built in South Africa.  Laboratory tests included in the
CAL/APT program, and development of an organization to manage CAL/APT and implement its products.  A status report
on testing and planning is included.
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