Performance Testing for Superpave and Structural Validation
Primary Topic: Pavement Construction
Description: This report documents a historical review of the development of asphalt binder performance specifications, experimental design, test pavement construction and performance, statistical methodology to rank and identify the strongest candidates, and all pertinent laboratory characterization of binders and mixtures that supplemented the recommendations.
FHWA Publication Number: FHWA-HRT-11-045
Publication Year: 2012