Studies and Reports Available
ITC Blastrac Trial
Re-Texturing Porous Asphalt
by Steel Shot Blasting
Rijkswaterstaat's Innovation Test Centre (ITC) was asked by Blastrac to validate this method for use on main roads in the Netherlands. This report describes the validation trial and the conclusions.
Performance of Shot-Blasting
Pavement Preservation Technique
Skid resistance is an important aspect of pavement preservation that enables road authorities to be proactive in efficient and effective pavement management.
The paper concludes that the combination of skid resistance, macrotexture, and financial data provide a powerful tool to assist pavement preservation engineers in selecting the appropriate treatment for a given road.