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ROAD BINDER [1 record]

Record 1 2012-05-16

English

Subject field(s)
  • Binders and Mastics (Constr.)
  • Road Construction Materials
CONT

Road binder: Surface layers of a road are usually made up of a bound mixture of sand and gravel. The cement in concrete acts as a binding agent (hydraulic binder), just as bitumen in asphalt mixes (bituminous binder).

French

Domaine(s)
  • Liants et mastics (Construction)
  • Matériaux de constr. (Voies de circulation)
DEF

Ce qui permet de coller les granulats entre eux et d'assurer une bonne imperméabilisation de la chaussée.

OBS

Un liant peut être bitumineux ou hydraulique (ciment).

Spanish

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