oa CSIR Science Scope - Accelerated road-testing facility improves road construction and maintenance processes : built environment
|Article Title||Accelerated road-testing facility improves road construction and maintenance processes : built environment|
|© Publisher:||Council for Scientific and Industrial Research (CSIR)|
|Journal||CSIR Science Scope|
|Publication Date||Nov 2013|
|Pages||94 - 95|
It is a known fact that high volumes of traffic, especially heavy vehicles, have detrimental effects on roads. This is specifically the case where roads may have been constructed inappropriately for the local situation or where overloading has become just too much for the roads to bear. Accelerated road testing is undertaken at the CSIR heavy vehicle simulator laboratory.
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