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Construction of Pavement Subsurface Drainage Systems (Reference Manual)

General Interest: provides practical guidance to engineers responsible for the day-to-day design, construction, rehabilitation, maintenance, and management of pavements.

Primary Topic: Pavement Drainage

Description: Reference manual for a workshop on the construction of pavement drainage systems for both rigid and flexible pavements. Includes examples of specifications used by several states. Covers permeable bases and longitudinal edgedrain systems. Instructor's Guide is FHWA-IF-01-016. Participant Notebook is FHWA-IF-01-015.

FHWA Publication Number: FHWA-IF-01-014

Publication Year: 2002

Document Links: PDF (file size: 19 mb)

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Updated: 02/20/2015

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