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PUBW 1121 - Roadworks Maintenance 1

Public Works Part-time Studies Course

School of Construction and the Environment

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Course Details

Covers the topics of pavement failures and pavement repair techniques, asphalt mixes, crack sealing and the types of equipment used, street lighting systems, pavement marking and street signs, vegetation control, sweeping and shoulder maintenance, maintenance management and pavement management systems, and their integration with job costing are reviewed.

Prerequisite(s)

PUBW 1001 and PUBW 1141

Credits

2.5

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Learning Outcomes

Upon successful completion of this course, the student will be able to:

  • Describe asphalt mix technology and the make-up of a road structure.
  • Identify pavement failures and determine what corrective action is required.
  • Describe the purpose and methods of various repair techniques.
  • Describe techniques for placing, finishing and repairing concrete.
  • Describe methods to maintain loose top roads.

Effective as of Spring/Summer 2009

Related Programs

PUBW 1121 is offered as a part of the following programs:

School of Construction and the Environment

  1. Civil Technology
    Part-time   Associate Certificate
  2. Civil Technology
    Part-time   Certificate
  3. Public Works Supervision
    Part-time   Associate Certificate
  4. Roadworks Maintenance
    Part-time   Statement of Completion

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