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Lightweight aggregates for railway embankments - Resistance to cyclic compressive loading (NT BUILD 503)


  • The method specifies the procedures for the determination of the compressive deformation of lightweight aggregates during a fatigue test carried out with cyclic compressive load. The method is primarily designed for aggregates to be used in railway embankments and is applicable for lightweight aggregates and recycled aggregates with maximum particle size 32 mm.

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Lightweight aggregates: Compressibility and compressive strength after compaction by vibration (NT BUILD 498)


  • The method specifies the procedure for the determination of the compressibility of light weight aggregates. The test is applicable for light weight aggregates and recycled aggregates of up to 32 mm maximum size.


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