German construction contract procedures (VOB) - Part C: General technical specifications in construction contracts (ATV) - Road construction - Asphalt surfacings
|Publication Date:||1 August 2015|
|ICS Code (Road construction):||93.080.10|
|ICS Code (Construction of railways):||93.100|
|ICS Code (Contractual aspects):||91.010.20|
This standard covers the flexible pavement of roads of any type, including paved open spaces, airfields, courtyards, and railway tracks and platforms, the term "pavement" being understood to cover
- the asphalt base,
- the asphalt basecourse,
- any asphalt binder courses, and
- the asphalt surface/wearing course,
and surface dressing, asphalt protection layers and asphalt surface/wearing courses on bridge decks.
This standard does not cover
- the placing of coal tar pitch and pitch bitumen courses,
- the placing of protection layers on waterproofing and screeds made of mastic asphalt (see DIN 18354).
DIN 18299, clauses 1 to 5 shall also apply. In cases where the specifications of DIN 18299 contradict the present standard, DIN 18317 shall take precedence.