Topic outline

  • General

    Lecturer : Che Ros Bin Ismail
    Semester : Semester I 2010/2011

    Synopsis :

    This is one of the compulsory courses which will expose students to the fundamental theory of highway engineering. Topics covered are; highway materials and evaluations, premix plants, construction techniques and plants, quality controls and testing, pavement structural thickness design, highway drainage and maintenance, pavement visual assessment, and economic evaluation of transportation alternatives.

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  • Topic 1

    Topic 1: Highway Materials

    Type of highways, pavement layers and materials
    Compaction and California Bearing Ratio tests
    Highway materials, properties, and tests – aggregate
    Highway materials, properties, and tests - bitumen
    Premix plants
  • Topic 2

    Topic 2: Highway Construction

    Highway construction, site clearing, earthworks and drainage works
    Pavement works and premix design
    Quality control and tests 
    Highway construction plants
  • Topic 3

  • Topic 4

    Topic 4: Highway Drainage & Maintenance

    Highway Drainage System
    Highway Maintenance
    Pavement Rehabilitation
    Visual Assessment of Flexible Pavement Surface Conditions

  • Topic 5