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Superpave (Rbmdpbus)

Definition
Superior Performing Asphalt Pavement. The Superpave method uses the following size definitions: Maximum size-one sieve size larger than the nominal maximum size; Nominal maximum size: one sieve size larger than the first sieve to retain more than 10 percent by weight. (Source: AASHTO Glossary)
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Superior performing asphalt pavements
Broader Term
Asphalt mixtures (Rbmdpbu)
Related Terms (Hierarchical)
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