Centre for Pavement Engineering Education Inc.

Pavement Recycling & Stabilisation

This Course will briefly review the types of stabilisation before more detailed presentations on types of binders, material characteristics, design and mix detailing, with sessions on specifying and case studies for practical outcomes. A feature of this Course is the inclusion of practical project based Insitu Stabilisation case studies which aims to provide practical advice on road stabilisation solutions.

Description

Suitable for:

This two day short course is ideal for those seeking a working understanding on insitu stabilisation and is suitable for engineers and engineering technologists, project managers and senior supervisors and operations personnel working for federal, state, or local authorities, consultants and contractors.

Townsville - 18th October Download Brochure
Melbourne - 14th November Download Brochure
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 Overview:

This Course will briefly review the types of stabilisation before more detailed presentations on types of binders, material characteristics, design and mix detailing, with sessions on specifying and case studies for practical outcomes. A feature of this Course is the inclusion of practical project based Insitu Stabilisation case studies which aims to provide practical advice on road stabilisation solutions.

Overall the 2 day Course will include discussion on the types of various stabilising binders used in road construction, their properties, manufacture, and chemical reactions during the stabilisation process and safety considerations associated with their use. The types of binders described are; lime, cement, cementitious pozzolans, bitumen, chemical and synthetic polymers.

Topics Covered:

  • Types of Stabilisation Undertaken
  • Relative Costs of Stabilisation
  • Binder Types
  • Characteristics of Materials
  • Material Mix Design
  • Structural Design of Insitu Stabilised Pavements
  • Construction Process & pitfalls, Equipment & Design
  • Rehabilitation
  • Types of Specifications & Contracts
  • Case Studies and Open Forum