Pavement Overlays - 3 PDH
2. Definitions and Symbols for Overlay Pavement Design
3. Preparation of Existing Pavement
4. Condition of Existing Rigid Pavement
5. Rigid Overlay of Existing Rigid Pavement
Upon completion of this course you will:
Learn the measures necessary to prepare existing pavement for overlay;
Learn the three conditions of bond when overlaying a rigid pavement with a rigid overlay;
Learn the condition rating factors (“C”) for existing pavements to be overlaid;
Learn how to calculate the thickness of rigid overlays for rigid pavements;
Learn how to design a rigid overlay of an existing flexible pavement;
Learn how to design overlays for composite pavements;
Learn how to apply overlays to flexible pavements.
This course is intended for civil engineers and other design and construction professionals wanting to learn how to design and apply flexible and rigid overlays to existing flexible, composite and rigid pavements.
Benefit for Attendee
This course will give civil engineers and other design and construction professionals an introduction to the types and application of pavement overlays for streets, roads, parking and open storage areas.
This course provides introductory information about selection, application and design of plain and reinforced portland cement concrete and asphalt concrete pavement overlays.
This course will give you professional tools that will help you to understand the technical and design issues in application of flexible and rigid pavement overlays.