7 th International DUT-workshop on Design and performance

Report
Feedback on:
- 11th international symposium on
concrete roads, Seville, and
- 7th International DUT-workshop on
Design and performance of sustainabe
and durable concrete pavements,
Prepared for presentation at the 20th meeting of
the Roads Pavements Forum (RPF),
CSIR ICC, 10 November 2010
Erik Denneman
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Carmona
33 participants (usual suspects),
Two days presentations and discussion
31 papers, two from SA
Session topics:
• Materials
• Design of concrete pavements
• Concrete pavement performance
• Innovative concrete pavement structures
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Modular pavements (rehabilitation and repair)
Buch et al 2010
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Modular pavements (continued)
Buch et al 2010
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Tayabji et al 2010
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Innovative solutions
Perrie et al 2010
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Innovative solutions
Lechner, 2010
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Sustainability:
• Feedback on international conference on sustainable concrete
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pavements
Subbase design and the need for maintenance (Zollinger et al),
Silverbrand, three layer concrete pavement
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Fracture mechanics
• 5 papers on the need for and use of fracture mechanics in concrete
pavement design
Roesler et al, 2010
Thompson et al, 2010
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Size effect: 3 papers
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FPB Experimental data
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Khazanovich et al, 2010
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11th international symposium on concrete
roads, Seville
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108 papers, from 22 countries,
Three days of presentations
Excursions
Two papers from SA
One honorary membership
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Honorary ISCP membership for Louis Marais
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SA Delegation
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Conference themes
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Theme 1
Pavement design-planning evaluation
• Decision support systems
• Life cycle cost
• Evaluation techniques
• Long-life pavements
• Standards & specifications
Wathe, 2010
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Conference themes
Scofield et al, 2010
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Theme 2
Sustainable construction
• Environmental-friendly pavements
• Low CO2
• Fuel consumption
• Recycling
• Heat island effect – Albedo
• Safety – skid resistance
Smits et al 2010
• Low noise
• Reduction hindrance to users
• Energy considerations
• Composite pavements
• Permeable pavements
• Climate change
• Pollution reductions
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Conference themes
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Theme 3
Techniques for good maintenance, repair &
rehabilitation
• Fast-track, early opening
• (Ultra)(Thin) white topping (7 papers!)
• Overlays-inlays
• Precast slabs
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Conference themes
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Theme 3
Techniques for good maintenance, repair &
rehabilitation
• Fast-track, early opening
• (Ultra)(Thin) white topping (7 papers!)
• Overlays-inlays
• Precast slabs
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Schmidt et al 2010
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Conference themes
Burger et al 2010
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Conference themes
Louw et al 2010
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Conference themes
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Theme 4
Alternative & special applications
• • Tunnel & bridge pavements
• Bus & tram
• Airports
• Industrial pavements
• Aesthetical concrete
• Concrete safety barriers
• Ports-harbours
• Cycle tracks
• New materials (Ultra high performance concrete (UHPC))
• Innovative pavements
• Treatment and recycling of materials
Larrard
et al 2010
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stabilization
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