paving material


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Noun1.paving material - material used to pave an areapaving material - material used to pave an area  
artefact, artifact - a man-made object taken as a whole
asphalt - mixed asphalt and crushed gravel or sand; used especially for paving but also for roofing
concrete - a strong hard building material composed of sand and gravel and cement and water
blacktop, blacktopping - a black bituminous material used for paving roads or other areas; usually spread over crushed rock
macadam - broken stone used in macadamized roadways
tarmac, tarmacadam - a paving material of tar and broken stone; mixed in a factory and shaped during paving
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Research works also suggest that cool paving material reduces heat-related illnesses, slows smog formation, enhances pedestrian ability to use the road and promotes traffic safety, as light coloured pavements reflect street lights and front car lights better, making vehicles more visible to their drivers.
Research also suggests that cool paving material reduces heat-related illnesses, slows smog formation, enhances pedestrian ability to use the road and promotes traffic safety as light-coloured road paving reflects streetlights and car lights, making vehicles more easily visible to motorists.
It may be hard to match the existing paving material, especially if it's been there some time and has weathered, and the driveway may not have been constructed properly in the first place, in which case it's better to start from scratch.
"The proposed standard has been needed to provide users of ASTM Committee D04 standards a rational sequential process for resolving test result differences," said D04.94 Chairman Ervin Dukatz, P.E., of Mathy Construction Co., Onalaska, Wis., adding that subcommittee participation is open to paving material interests.
Providing you've already got your paving material, planned your design and done the groundwork, four days should be enough to lay your patio, as long as it's not too large.
Portland stone is an excellent cladding material but is not desirable as a paving material and a harder wearing stone is preferable.
A Planning Board fund covered about $3,000 for the paving material. The rest of the cost - at least $7,000 - for equipment and workers to pave the area was donated by Templeton Paving Co.
Paving contractors and HMA producers can then design their paving material production to meet these state and local specifications if allowed to use RAS in their HMA.
A paving material will work if it performs the essential function of separating your feet from the mud, but the variety of excellent choices provides aesthetics as well as functionality.
Participants can tour a local award-winning quarry to see how aggregates are gathered for the production of asphalt paving material and observe a paving demonstration using warm mix asphalt as industry leaders detail its features and potential benefits.
York Stone: This is the ultimate paving material and you pay the price for it -about pounds 80 per square metre.