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Friction course (Pmrcpppmbf)

Definition
An asphalt mix designed to produce a high voids content and good texture to give improved drainage and skid resistance characteristics, together with reduced noise under traffic. (Source: http://www.quarrying.org/dictionary/f.html)
Broader Term
Surface course (Pavements) (Pmrcpppmb)
Related Terms (Hierarchical)
Binder course (Pmrcpppmbb)
Overlays (Pavements) (Pmrcpppmbp)
Seal coats (Pmrcpppmbs)
Wearing course (Pavements) (Pmrcpppmbw)
Surface course irregularities (Pmrcpppmby)