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ENROBE SMA [1 record]

Record 1 2014-09-12


Subject field(s)
  • Road Construction Materials

Stone mastic asphalt (SMA), also called stone-matrix asphalt, was developed in Germany in the 1960s. It provides a deformation resistant, durable surfacing material, suitable for heavily trafficked roads.


  • Matériaux de constr. (Voies de circulation)


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