December 1998 Table of Contents

Features Don't Puncture the Vapor Retarder

Even small holes increase water-vapor emissions Read more

Features Performance-Related Specs Lead to Better Pavements

By allowing highway agencies to test only quality characteristics that significantly affect concrete pavement life and are under the contractor's control, a performance-related specification can improve construction quality and reduce life-cycle costs Read more

Features 1998 Pavement Awards

In the ninth annual National Awards Program for Excellence in Concrete Pavement sponsored by the American Concrete Pavement Association and Concrete Construction, an increasing number of award entries earned early-completion bonuses along with quality incentives related to pavement smoothness and thickness. The 1998 awards recognize contractors, engineers and owners who completed outstanding projects in 1997. This year's program attracted more than 80 nominations nationwide in nine different award categories. Read more

Features Easing the Pain of Epoxy Application

Use cartridges and bulk dispensers to simplify batching, improve quality and minimize waste Read more

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