Researching on asphalt surfacing was pretty interesting, although most people think it is the most boring surface as far as Landscape Architecture is concerned.

It covers over 80% of the paved surfaces of the USA, being the most flexible and cheap material to deal with.

Kossen is publishing all the text we’ve researched and I’m putting up a few files for you to enjoy.

Take a look at them and if you have any questions or need further info, we found some pretty neat stuff in the Michigan DOT web site.

Below you can see a sequence of the construction process, from the surveyor, to the preparation of the soil base, spreading asphalt and compacting as well as the finished beautiful work!

Here are some details I though might interest everyone, since we had some trouble finding this stuff for our vector sections.