Flexible Pavement Mix Design
An introduction to laboratory procedures for mix design of flexible pavements. This includes aggregate selection, asphalt binder selection, and determination of the optimum asphalt binder content for the mix.
The basic concepts of the Hveem mix design method were originally developed by Francis Hveem when he was a Resident Engineer for the California Division of Highways in the late 1920s and 1930s. Currently, the Hveem method is used by several western states. The basic philosophy surrounding the Hveem method can be summarized in the … Read more