I. Highway Planning, Management, Performance Evaluation & Instrumentation

2. PAVEMENT EVALUATION

A. COMPLETED PROJECTS
1. Evaluation of Road Network at New Mangalore Port Trust (NMPT) and Needed Rehabilitation Measures
Duration:
March 2005 to November 2005
(i) Central Road Research Institute, New Delhi (R, I)
(ii) New Mangalore Port Trust (S)

 

Present Status and Progress Completed.
A detailed report submitted for implementation of recommendations.
 
Findings/ Conclusions
Recommendations on rehabilitation measures covering both the options-flexible and cement concrete pavement are given. Specific recommendations for drainage aspects including flexible pavement design also done for movement of heavy cranes.
 
Conclusions
Cement Concrete pavement not suitable for crane movements and only flexible pavements recommended
 
Recommendations
The performance of road pavement may be monitored
 
Reports / Publications
“Evaluation of Road Network at New Mangalore Port Trust (NMPT) and Needed Rehabilitation Measures” Technical Report, CRRI, November 2005.