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MINISTRY OF PUBLIC WORKS, LIBERIA

FISH TOWN - HARPER ROAD PROJECT


Paving of Harper - Karloken (50km) and Maintenance of
Karloken to Fish Town (80km)

FLAKINESS INDEX — FI
TEST METHOD : BS 812:SECTION 105.1:1989
Sample Source: Crushed Stone Base, CREC Yard, BpitDATE
QualitySAMPLED:
Control 19/Oct/17

Sample Designation: Km 2+600 - 2+680 RHS DATE TESTED: 21/Oct/17

Sample Description: Base Layer Along REF.NO.

Fraction Gauged
Sieve Size
Passing sieve mm 63 50 37.5 28 20 14 10
Retained on sieve mm 50 37.5 28 20 14 10 6.3
Slots width mm 33.9 26.3 19.7 14.4 10.2 7.2 4.9

Mass of aggregate
g 485.2 928.9 916.1 453.3 405.4
retained (g) (a)

Mass of aggregate
g 90 172 182 109 45
passing slot (g) (b)

Individual percentage
% 18.5 18.5 19.9 24.0 11.1
flaky (c=b*100/a)

Percentage Falky
2.8 5.4 5.7 3.4 1.4
(d=c*a/e)

Sum of Aggregate
g 3189
mass [e]

Flakiness Index Ʃ(d) % 18.8

Specification % 35 Max

REMARKS:
Contractor's Repressentative Engineer's Repressentative
MINISTRY OF PUBLIC WORKS, LIBERIA

FISH TOWN - HARPER ROAD PROJECT


Paving of Harper - Karloken (50km) and Maintenance of
Karloken to Fish Town (80km)

ELONGATION INDEX — EI
TEST METHOD : BS 812:SECTION 105.1:1989
Sample Source: Crushed Stone Base, CREC Yard, BpitDATE
QualitySAMPLED:
Control 19/Oct/17

Sample Designation: Km 2+600 - 2+680 RHS DATE TESTED: 21/Oct/17

Sample Description: Base Layer Along REF.NO.


Fraction Gauged
Sieve Size
Passing sieve mm 50 37.5 28 20 14 10
Retained on sieve mm 37.5 28 20 14 10 6.3
Slots width mm 78.7 59 43.2 30.6 21.6 14.7

Mass of aggregate
g 485.2 928.9 916.1 453.3 405.4
retained (g) (a)

Mass of aggregate
g 31 47 56 35 40
passing slot (g) (b)

Individual percentage
% 6.4 5.1 6.1 7.7 9.9
flaky (c=b*100/a)

Percentage Elongated
1.0 1.5 1.8 1.1 1.3
(d=c*a/e)

Sum of Aggregate mass


g 3189
[e]

Elongation Index Ʃ(d) % 6.6

Specification %

REMARKS:
Contractor's Repressentative Engineer's Repressentative

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