Rapid Pothole/Pavement Repair

Dening, Christopher T.
April 2006
Engineer;Apr-Jun2006, Vol. 36 Issue 2, Special section p44
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The article reports that military engineers of the U.S. Army deployed in Iraq are working to ensure that the main supply routes and alternate supply routes are repaired. This exercise has been named the rapid pothole/ pavement repair (RPR) mission. The equipment used by the military engineers to facilitate the RPR process include compressed air trailer, pneumatic concrete saw, pneumatic jackhammer, sump pump, dump truck, civilian concrete truck, magnesium trowel, hand trowels and shovels.


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