n IMIESA - Major runway rehabilitation : bitumen & asphalt

Volume 40, Issue 1
  • ISSN : 0257-1978



A runway rehabilitation project to improve safety at George Airport, in the Western Cape, was recently completed. The project involved placing 2 080 t of Novachip, also know as ultrathin friction course (UTFC), on top of the new asphalt on the runway. In addition, the runway extensions and intersections comprised 1 920 t of medium graded asphalt, while 12 710 t of medium graded asphalt was used for the runway reprofiling.

Loading full text...

Full text loading...


Article metrics loading...


This is a required field
Please enter a valid email address
Approval was a Success
Invalid data
An Error Occurred
Approval was partially successful, following selected items could not be processed due to error