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Self-Healing Pavements: A Revolution in Pavement Materials (Presentation 739)

Self-repairing is an intrinsic property of bitumen. When it is subjected to a rest period, bituminous material has the potential to restore its stiffness and strength by closing the micro cracks that occur when the pavement is subjected to traffic loads. It requires adequate amount of rest time to u ...Read more
Type: Presentation, Author: Sampath Kumar Pasupunuri, Devesh Tiwari, Sunil Jain and Pradeep Kumar, Organization: CSIR - Central Road Research Institute, New Delhi, Published in 2018
Related theme(s): Environment & Climate Change, General

Asset Management of Low Volume Rural Roads (Presentation 785)

A wide range of government institutions are building rural roads in India. Rural roads comprise about 85 per cent of total road network. The massive rural road network has several benefits, both in economic and social terms. Since December 2000, the Government of India has through the PMGSY embarked ...Read more
Type: Presentation, Author: T K Subhaash, Organization: Hindustan Colas Pvt Ltd, Published in 2018
Related theme(s): Finances & Economics, Governance, General

Road Roughness and Inventory Survey with Smart Phones (Presentation 892)

Presentation delivered at the 18th IRF World Meeting in Delhi, on 16 Nov. 2007 in Parallel Sessions VII : Managing Road Assets, from 14h30 to 16h00 ...Read more
Type: Presentation, Author: Micke Kedback, Organization: Roadroid, Published in 2018
Related theme(s): Finances & Economics, Governance, General

Comparison of Rural Road Prioritisation between Structural Equation Modelling (SEM) process and Analytic Hierarchy Process (AHP) to approach the suitable and effective analysis. (Presentation 843)

The main form of transport in Thailand logistics is road transport followed by port, rail and air transport respectively. Because of the road structure the most advance so all the road network is connected hence it provides the most convenient than other means of transport. However, the road transpo ...Read more
Type: Presentation, Author: Koson Janmonta, Koonnamas Punthutaecha and Wit Ratanachot, Organization: Department of Rural Roads, Published in 2018
Related theme(s): Finances & Economics, Governance, General

DEM Simulation of Punch Test for Mechanical Characterisation of Critical Mesh (Presentation 926)

Presentation delivered at the 18th IRF World Meeting in Delhi, on 16 Nov. 2007 in Parallel Sessions VII : Managing Road Assets, from 14h30 to 16h00 ...Read more
Type: Presentation, Author: Marco Deana, Fabio Gabrieli, Nicola Mazzon and Klaus Thoeni, Organization: Maccaferri Environmental Solutions Pvt Ltd., Published in 2018
Related theme(s): Finances & Economics, Governance, General

REFORMS IN ROAD FINANCING POLICIES (Presentation 643)

The purpose of this presentation/ abstract is to have one insight on reforms which are needed in Roads projects based on real cases. Consulting engineering companies and Employers are facing issues during Procurement stage for works in Public Sector financed by international institutions (World Ban ...Read more
Type: Presentation, Author: Roger Ribeiro, Organization: EGIS, Published in 2018
Related theme(s): Finances & Economics, Governance, General

Advancement in concrete paving technology in India (Presentation 759)

Presentation delivered at the 18th IRF World Meeting in Delhi, on 16 Nov. 2007 in Parallel Sessions VII : Sustainable and Green Transport Infrastructure, from 14h30 to 16h00 ...Read more
Type: Presentation, Author: B.S. Singla, Asheesh Jain and R K Jain, Organization: NHAI, Published in 2018
Related theme(s): Environment & Climate Change, General

ITS for Integrated Management of Highway Storm Water Run-off: The Treatment of Chronic Effects and the Protection from Acute Effects on the Environment Caused by Liquid Spills (Presentation 675)

The environmental impact of highways stormwater runoff represents a growing interest that nevertheless it’s often not properly studied and managed. The present paper presents the matured experience in stormwater runoff management through a process of several years in big infrastructure civil w ...Read more
Type: Presentation, Author: Stefano Biondi, Marco Seathtolin, Sabato Fusco and Silvano Vernizzi, Organization: Various, Published in 2018
Related theme(s): Environment & Climate Change, General

Mechanical Properties of Binary Blended Concrete Mixes for rigid pavement (Presentation 757)

With the current demand for rigid pavement sustainability, supplementary cementitious materials (SCMs) are frequently used in concrete mixtures to improve the properties of mixture. The sustainable pavement should minimize the use of natural resources, reduce energy consumption and limit pollution. ...Read more
Type: Presentation, Author: Nikunj Sureja, Dinesh Ganvir, Binod Kumar and Dipak Rathva, Organization: CSIR - Central Road Research Institute, New Delhi, Published in 2018
Related theme(s): Environment & Climate Change, General

The role of vehicles in Road Safety

Presentation delivered at the 18th IRF World Meeting in Delhi, on 16 Nov. 2007 in Special Session : The WORLD BANK - Critical Issues in Implementation to Meet the SDG Targets, from 12h00 to 13h30 ...Read more
Type: Presentation, Author: Aitor Retes, Organization: CITA, Published in 2018
Related theme(s): Road Safety