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# Flexible Pavement Design - Base Data

Name of work

## Construction of Main Road Radha Sawami Satsang

Bhawan to college road at Giani Gail Singh Nagar, Client
: Improvement Trust, Roopnagar

Carriageway width

Two lane

Classification of road

MDR

Design life

15

direction) (CVD)

250

## Year of traffic census

2015

Terrain

Plain

Current year

2015

Construction period

## CBR Values of subgrade used for

calculcation of 80th Percentile
CBR Calcuation

Yes
7.29,7.78,4.38,4.5

## 80th Percentile CBR

Whether subgrade to be
replace with borrow material

4.47
No

## CBR of select sub grade (borrow

material)
Whether stage construction
involved

No

## If yes, life of bituminous layers

Grade of Bitumen for wearing
course and binder course

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## Flexible Pavement Design - Base Data

Initial Traffic after completion of
construction

=250x(1+5%)^(2015-2015+1)x1
263 CVD

conducted?

No

Survey

design traffic

3.5

## Lane Distribution Factor

0.5

Design Traffic
For 15 Years

=365 * ( (1+r)^n - 1) * A * D * F )/ r
=365x263x((1+0.05)^15-1)x0.5x3.5/0.05/1000000
3.63 MSa

For 5 Years

=365x263x((1+0.05)^5-1)x0.5x3.5/0.05/1000000
0.93 MSa

adopted in DBM

4.5

adopted in DBM

11.5

DBM

## Stage construction can be

adopted
Rate of DBM used for cost
analysis
Note:
Stage construction can be adopted

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## Entered CBR Values

100

7.29,7.78,4.38,4.5
80
60
40
y = -23.922x3 + 455.34x2 - 2836.9x + 5800.2

Percentile ---->

20
0
0
-20

90
90
1
80
80

4.42525979
2

4.473886067

4.42525979
4.42525979
4
5
4.473886067
4.473886067

90
6

80

CBR ---->
Equation of the CBR graph is

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## y = -23.922x3 + 455.34x2 - 2836.9x + 5800.2

90
4.43

a
b
-23.922
+455.34
90.00000435
79.99998537
80
4.47

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c
-2836.9

d
+ 5800.2

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## Design of flexible pavement - strain check

Construction of Main Road Radha Sawami Satsang Bhawan to college road at Giani Gail Singh Nagar,
Client : Improvement Trust, Roopnagar
CBR

4.47

0.25

0.35

BC
DBM

=
=

40
60

100

WMM
GSB

=
=

225
250

475

575
MSA
5 Yrs
10 Yrs
15yrs

=
=
=

## 3.63 Bitumen layer

3.63 Granular layer
0.93
2.11
3.63

## Resilient modulus (M)

M Subgrade

= 10*CBR
= 17.6*(CBR) 0.64
M Subgrade =
44.70
M Granular
M Granular

For CBR > 5

## = 0.2 x E subgrade x h^0.45

=
143.169215
=
143

MR of Bituminous layers
Table 7.1 of IRC 37-2012 (For DBM)
2300
VG10
Temp 20oC
2000
VG10
Temp 25oC
1700
VG30
Temp 35oC
3000
VG40
Temp 35oC

DBM
For BM

M Bitumen

1700

500
700

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## Horizontal Tensile Strain at the bottom of the bituminous layers

Calculation of Tensile strain
Nf = 2.21 x 10^ - 4 x {1/t}^3.89 x [1/MR]^0.854
Nf = 0.5161 x C x 10^ - 4 x {1/t}^3.89 x [1/MR]^0.854
M=(4.84x (Vb /(Va+Vb)-0.69))
Where C = 10^M,
Va =
Vb =
4.5
11.5
1/t =
2164.21393
#VALUE!
t =
462.06E-06
Allowable Tensile strain
t
Horizontal Tensile Strain at the bottom of the cemented base

for 80 % reliability
for 90 % reliability

Not Applicable
N
N
1/t
t
t

=
=
=
=
=

RF x [ (113000/E0.804+191) / t ]12
RF = 1 if >1500 CVD and 2 if <1500 CVD
N/A
N/A
N/A
in microstrain
000.00E+00
Allowable Tensile strain

## Vertical Compresive Strain at the bottom of the Granular sub base

Calculation of Vertical strain
N = 4.1656*10^-8*(1/v)^4.5337
N = 1.41*10^-8*(1/v)^4.5337
1/v =
1/v =
v =

for 80 % reliability
for 90 % reliability

(3630000/(4.1656*10^-8))^(1/4.5337)
1187.96004
841.78E-06
Allowable Vertical strain
Comparison of allowable strain with actual strain(from IITPAVE)
Values given below are micro strain
Allowable
Actual
462 micro Strain
414 micro Strain
0 micro Strain
0 micro Strain
842 micro Strain
580 micro Strain

## Tensile strain at the bottom of bituminous layers

Vertical compressive strain at the top of Sub grade

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IITPAVE Result

No. of layers
3
E values (MPa)
1700.00 143.00 44.70
Mu values
0.350.350.35
thicknesses (mm)
100.00 475.00
single wheel load (N) 20500.00
tyre pressure (MPa)
0.56
Dual Wheel
Z
R SigmaZ SigmaT SigmaR TaoRZ DispZ epZ
epT
epR
100.00 0.00-0.1890E 0.8840E 0.7053E0.1904E-01 0.7266E0.4384E-03 0.4137E-03 0.2718E-03
100.00L 0.00-0.1890E0.1883E-01-0.3386E-01-0.1904E-01 0.7266E0.1192E-02 0.4137E-03 0.2718E-03
100.00 155.00-0.1458E 0.6476E 0.8231E-01-0.8489E-01 0.7381E0.2360E-03 0.3940E-03-0.5490E-04
100.00L 155.00-0.1458E0.1743E-01-0.6498E-01-0.8489E-01 0.7381E0.8179E-03 0.3940E-03-0.5490E-04
575.00 0.00-0.2273E-01 0.3446E-01 0.2935E-01-0.3893E-02 0.4723E0.3151E-03 0.2248E-03 0.1765E-03
575.00L 0.00-0.2284E-01 0.2324E-02 0.7949E-03-0.3893E-02 0.4723E0.5354E-03 0.2246E-03 0.1784E-03
575.00 155.00-0.2454E-01 0.3690E-01 0.3379E-01-0.5199E-02 0.4856E0.3446E-03 0.2354E-03 0.2060E-03
575.00L 155.00-0.2454E-01 0.2453E-02 0.1479E-02-0.5200E-02 0.4856E0.5797E-03 0.2354E-03 0.2060E-03

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