Ballan Austroads Foamed Bitumen Trial Site
Ballan - Daylesford Road, outside Melbourne
This is the foamed bitumen trial site is located on the Western Highway, west of the Ballan-Daylesford Road (about 78 km from Melbourne). The Western Highway is a heavily trafficked national highway linking Melbourne and Adelaide.
The site has two foamed bitumen designs applied to the site. It will be monitored for a period of approximately 3 years. The pavement will allow Austroads to evaluate the in service performance of an under-designed pavement compared to the Austroads predictions (designed to fatigue within 3 years).
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