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Dense graded and stone mastic asphalt

Published: | Category: Construction , Asphalt , Specifications | Audiences: Road traffic engineers & consultants, Roading contractors

The M/10 dense graded and stone mastic asphalt specification (version 5) and notes (version 3) cover dense graded and stone mastic asphalt for roads and related applications.

The areas covered by this specification include:

  • asphalt materials
  • asphalt mix design requirements
  • process control in manufacture and placement of asphalt
  • acceptance criteria for asphalt
  • quality systems, minimum process standards, plant requirements and sampling and testing frequencies.

M/10 replaced P/9 asphaltic concrete paving construction.

Publication details

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  • Published: September 2014
  • Reference: SP/SM/010 | SP/NM/010
  • Conditions: This specification is mandatory for state highways and recommended for local roads.
  • Also known as: M10, M/10 | M10 Notes, M/10 Notes, TNZ M10, TNZM10