Highway Research Record

HIGHWAY PLANNING, MANAGEMENT, PERFORMANCE EVALUATION AND INSTRUMENTATION
2. PAVEMENT EVALUATION
SUMMARY

Research work reported for the ongoing project in the area of Pavement Evaluation relates to Study on riding quality of highway pavements in Tamil Nadu. Completed projects include evaluation of pavement classification number (PCN) of runway at Port Blair Airport. Some of the new projects reported include Condition assessment and roughness measurements of Delhi-Agra (NH-2) and Delhi-Jaipur (NH-8) highways, Equivalent half space model for evaluation and design of airfield pavement and Road condition surveys of selected network of State Highways (SH) & Major District Roads (MDR) of Mizoram State.

SALIENT POINTS FOR DISCUSSION
1. Condition Survey and Riding Quality for Roads
2. Design and Evaluation of Airfield Pavements