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Publication Number: FHWA-RD-01-165
Date: March 2002
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Topics: research, infrastructure, pavements and materials
Keywords: research, infrastructure, pavements and materials, concrete materials; concrete pavements; concrete durability; concrete distress; concrete evaluation; petrographic examination; concrete mixture design.
TRT Terms: research, facilities, transportation, highway facilities, roads, parts of roads, pavements, Pavements, Concrete--United States--Testing, Pavements, Concrete--United States--Maintenance and repair, Concrete pavements, Portland cement concrete, Pavement distress