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Development of an IDEAL Cracking Test for Asphalt Mix

Development of an IDEAL Cracking Test for Asphalt Mix

Development of an IDEAL Cracking Test for Asphalt Mix ...

Jan 30, 2019  Development of an IDEAL Cracking Test for Asphalt Mix Design, Quality Control and Quality Assurance IDEA Program Final Report Contract Number: NCHRP 20-30/IDEA 195

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Development of an IDEAL cracking test for asphalt mix ...

Oct 27, 2017  (2017). Development of an IDEAL cracking test for asphalt mix design and QC/QA. Road Materials and Pavement Design: Vol. 18, Papers from the 92nd Association of

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Development of an IDEAL Cracking Test for Asphalt Mix ...

1 Development of an IDEAL Cracking Test for Asphalt Mix Design and QC/QA Fujie Zhou*a, Soohyok Ima, Lijun Sunb, and Tom Sculliona aTexas AM Transportation Institute

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Development of an IDEAL Cracking Test for Asphalt Mix ...

Development of an IDEAL Cracking Test for Asphalt Mix Design, Quality Control and Quality Assurance. As asphalt mix designs become more complex with the use of

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Development of an IDEAL cracking test for asphalt mix ...

Mar 19, 2017  Development of an IDEAL cracking test for asphalt mix design and QC/QA. The focus in recent years has been to make asphalt mixes more affordable, and this has led to

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Development of an IDEAL cracking test for asphalt mix ...

Then, the mix performance was evaluated by an indirect tensile asphalt cracking test (IDEAL-CT), a four-point bending beam fatigue test, a wheel tracking

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Development of an IDEAL cracking test for asphalt mix ...

Oct 27, 2017  (2017). Development of an IDEAL cracking test for asphalt mix design and QC/QA. Road Materials and Pavement Design: Vol. 18, Papers from the 92nd Association of Asphalt Paving Technologists' Annual Meeting, pp. 405-427.

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Development of an IDEAL Cracking Test for Asphalt Mix ...

Feb 08, 2019  TRB's Innovations Deserving Exploratory Analysis (IDEA) program has released National Cooperative Highway Research Program (NCHRP) IDEA Project 195: Development of an IDEAL Cracking Test for Asphalt Mix Design, Quality Control and Quality Assurance . This report explores a simple, repeatable, and reliable cracking test for mix

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Cracking Tests for Asphalt Mixtures and How to Mixture ...

Feb 15, 2013  A Fun Time to Be in Asphalt 2 •Industry is demanding a cracking test •SHRP started on cracking tests in ~1990 but never fully developed •Binder spec (PAV DSR) was meant for unmodified binders and was a catch all o Not stout enough for the cracking component that we need today •Cracking tests are popping up seemingly everywhere

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Developer(s) Indirect Tensile Asphalt Cracking Test (IDEAL-CT)

Good for Mix Design Good for QA Key References • Zhou, F., Im, S., Sun, L., Scullion, T. (2017). Development of an IDEAL cracking test for asphalt mix design and QC/QA. Road Materials and Pavement Design, 18(sup4), 405-427. • NCHRP IDEA 20-30/IDEA 195. Development of an IDEAL Cracking Test for Asphalt Mix Design, Quality

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IDEAL-CT — Simple, Reliable, Efficient, Repeatable, Cost ...

“The simplicity and timeliness of the IDEAL-CT sample preparation will be key to our efforts for performing cracking testing during actual plant mix production.” A recent survey conducted by NCAT showed that at least 14 DOTs around the nation are using the IDEAL-CT as the cracking test for their BMD efforts to improve mix quality and ...

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NCHRP IDEA - Transportation Research Board

This project developed a simple, reliable, performance-based indirect tensile asphalt cracking test (IDEAL-CT) for asphalt mix design, quality control and quality assurance. The test was developed with particular attention to three critical features: repeatability, sensitivity, and a good correlation with field cracking performance.

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ALDOT-459 Alabama Cracking Test for HMA (AL-CT)

Alabama Cracking Test for HMA (AL-CT) 1. Scope 1.1. This method describes a procedure for testing laboratory prepared or plant mixed samples of Hot Mix Asphalt (HMA) for resistance to cracking via an indirect tensile method on a Marshall press. 2. Referenced Documents 2.1. AASHTO Standards • AASHTO R 30 Mixture Conditioning of Hot Mix Asphalt

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Balanced Asphalt Mixture Design – A Formula for Success

1890 •Barber Asphalt Paving Company •Asphalt cement 12 to 15% / Sand 70 to 83% / Pulverized carbonite of lime 5 to 15% 1905 •Clifford Richardson, New York Testing Company •Surface sand mix: 100% passing No. 10, 15% passing No. 200, 9 to 14% asphalt

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Balanced Design of Asphalt Mixtures

HMA hot mix asphalt HWTT Hamburg Wheel Track Test IDEAL-CT Indirect Tension Asphalt Cracking Test IDT Indirect tension IDOT Illinois Department of Transportation I-FIT Illinois Flexibility Index Test LADOTD Louisiana Department of Transportation and Development LLD load-load line displacement LTOA long-term oven aged

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Performance Based Mix Design [Balanced Mix Design (BMD)]

design of asphalt mixtures that governs the development of an asphalt mixture job mix formula based on mixture volumetric properties, performance-based/related test results, or both. May also be used to provide a preliminary selection of mix parameters as a starting point for performance prediction analyses. 36. Idaho Asphalt Conference 2020 •

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Support for Balanced Asphalt Mixture Design Specification ...

The primary objective of the study conducted herein was to assist MoDOT in the development of a balanced mix design asphalt specification in Missouri. At the onset of the study, a detailed climatic study was conducted. Next, asphalt performance testing ... I-FIT, and the IDEAL cracking test. Field performance data from MoDOT’s pavement

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Assessing the Impact of Geosynthetic Interlayers on ...

Mar 11, 2021  Zhou, F. Development of an IDEAL Cracking Test for Asphalt Mix Design, Quality Control and Quality Assurance. NCHRP-IDEA Program Project Final Report, Vol. 195. Transportation Research Board, Washington, D.C., 2019. Google Scholar

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Evaluating the Cracking Performance Indices of Half-Warm ...

Aug 09, 2021  ASTM, D19, Standard Test Method for Determination of Cracking Tolerance Index of Asphalt Mixture using the Indirect Tensile Cracking Test at Intermediate Temperature. 2019, ASTM International West Conshohocken, PA, USA. 59. Zhou, F., Im, S., Sun, L., Scullion, T. (2017). Development of an IDEAL cracking test for asphalt mix design and QC/QA.

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Developer(s) Indirect Tensile Asphalt Cracking Test (IDEAL-CT)

Good for Mix Design Good for QA Key References • Zhou, F., Im, S., Sun, L., Scullion, T. (2017). Development of an IDEAL cracking test for asphalt mix design and QC/QA. Road Materials and Pavement Design, 18(sup4), 405-427. • NCHRP IDEA 20-30/IDEA 195. Development of an IDEAL Cracking Test for Asphalt Mix Design, Quality

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NCHRP IDEA - Transportation Research Board

This project developed a simple, reliable, performance-based indirect tensile asphalt cracking test (IDEAL-CT) for asphalt mix design, quality control and quality assurance. The test was developed with particular attention to three critical features: repeatability, sensitivity, and a good correlation with field cracking performance.

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Development of a performance-related framework for ...

The ideal cracking test (IDEAL-CT) and the ideal rutting test (IDEAL-RT) are simple, practical and performance-related tests, and both of the tests are good candidates for production quality control (QC) tests. ... (DOTs) are in the process of developing or implementing performance specifications for asphalt mixes. In addition to balanced mix ...

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Balanced Asphalt Mixture Design – A Formula for Success

1890 •Barber Asphalt Paving Company •Asphalt cement 12 to 15% / Sand 70 to 83% / Pulverized carbonite of lime 5 to 15% 1905 •Clifford Richardson, New York Testing Company •Surface sand mix: 100% passing No. 10, 15% passing No. 200, 9 to 14% asphalt

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Balanced Mix Design Approach for Superpave Hot-Mix Asphalt ...

Aspects of further development include: (1) exploration of the use of more practical monotonic tests such as the ideal cracking test (IDEAL-CT) and the ideal shear rutting test (IDEAL-RT) for cracking and rutting resistance, respectively; (2) evaluation of the sensitivity of performance tests to mixture components and aging; (3) investigation ...

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Relationship Between Laboratory Cracking Tests and Field ...

laboratory asphalt mixture cracking test methods to improve the durability of asphalt mixtures. The IDEAL-CT method, or ideal cracking test from Texas, is a practical method using readily available equipment, was evaluated for its ability to be sensitive to mixture properties that control performance.

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Performance Testing of Hot Mix Asphalt Modified with ...

The IDEAL CT test results showed t hat the cracking resistance was similar across plastic modified HMA and conventional HMA containing virgin aggregates. However, when 20% RAP aggregates were used in the HMA mix, the fatigue cracking resistance was found to be significantly lower in p lastic modified HMA compared to conventional HMA.

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Rutting and IDEAL RT Testing - Asphalt Balanced Mix Design

Jul 17, 2020  Rutting and IDEAL RT Testing. With the success of the IDEAL CT testing standard, which is rapidly becoming the cracking test of choice for Balanced Mix Design, Dr. Fujie Zhou of Texas AM University set about developing a quick test for evaluating rutting. Rutting in most HMA pavements is due to shear deformation of the HMA layer.

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3 IDEAL-CT for SEAUPG Nov 14 2018

Applications of IDEAL cracking test Summary and conclusions Introduction Currently, cracking is a major concern. NCHRP 9-57 selected 7 cracking tests, but they are not simple enough, especially specimen preparation. Need a simple and performa.-related cracking test. Development of an IDEAL cracking test Criteria for IDEAL cracking test (IDEAL-CT)

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Evaluating the Cracking Performance Indices of Half-Warm ...

Aug 09, 2021  ASTM, D19, Standard Test Method for Determination of Cracking Tolerance Index of Asphalt Mixture using the Indirect Tensile Cracking Test at Intermediate Temperature. 2019, ASTM International West Conshohocken, PA, USA. 59. Zhou, F., Im, S., Sun, L., Scullion, T. (2017). Development of an IDEAL cracking test for asphalt mix design and QC/QA.

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Support for Balanced Asphalt Mixture Design Specification ...

The primary objective of the study conducted herein was to assist MoDOT in the development of a balanced mix design asphalt specification in Missouri. At the onset of the study, a detailed climatic study was conducted. Next, asphalt performance testing ... I-FIT, and the IDEAL cracking test. Field performance data from MoDOT’s pavement

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Asphalt Paving Technology 2019 DEStech Publishing Inc.

Development and Validation of an Ideal Shear Rutting Test for Asphalt Mix Design and QC/QA. FUJIE ZHOU, BILL CROCKFORD, JUN ZHANG, SHENG HU, JON EPPS and LIJUN SUN. Separating Effects of Loading from Moisture in Wet Hamburg Wheel-Track Test. QUAN LV and HUSSAIN U. BAHIA

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The role of binders in mixture cracking resistance ...

Jan 01, 2021  The Indirect Tensile Asphalt Cracking Test (IDEAL-CT) is a newly developed test method that has high potential of reliably evaluating fatigue cracking of asphalt mixtures. In this study two binder fatigue testes, Linear Amplitude Sweep (LAS) and Binder Yield Energy Test (BYET), were used to measure the performance of asphalt binders.

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Asphalt Paving Technology 2017 DEStech Publishing Inc.

• Development of an IDEAL Cracking Test for Asphalt Mix Design and QC/QA Fujie Zhou, Soohyok Im, Lijun Sun and Tom Scullion • Relationships between Simple Asphalt Mixture Cracking Tests Using Ndesign Specimens and Fatigue Cracking at FHWA’s Accelerated Loading Facility R. C. West, C. Van Winkle, S. Maghsoodloo and S. Dixon

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