This exam is present in the following Optional Group


To improve the knoledge in the field of road construction. To give a
complete overview in tha European regulations and criteria for
selection of materials and for managemet of road contraction works,To gave the knoledge to completely design, manage and control the construction of a road.




Rheology of road materials and tensile-deformative behaviour of road layers.
Subgrade, subbase and control procedures.
Bitumen and bituminous concrete characteristics and test methods in Italy, Europe and USA.
Design methods for cement concrete and bituminous concrete pavements.
Pavement distress. Survey procedures, local and high speed.
Fatigue and rutting prediction.
Plants for the road materials production and recycle.
Recycle of bound and not bound layers.
Pavement management systems.

Adopted texts

texts given by the teacher
Santagata STRADE Pearson vol.2


texts given by the teacher

Exam modes

The exam is divided in two parts:
- examination of a superstructure design, carried out during practice application;
- oral test about lessons.

Exam reservation date start Exam reservation date end Exam date
12/10/2020 26/01/2021 27/01/2021
12/10/2020 16/02/2021 17/02/2021
24/11/2021 24/11/2021 25/11/2021
14/12/2021 11/01/2022 12/01/2022
Course sheet
  • Academic year: 2020/2021
  • Curriculum: Ingegneria Civile (percorso formativo valido anche ai fini del conseguimento del doppio titolo italo-venezuelano o italo-francese)
  • Year: Second year
  • Semester: First semester
  • SSD: ICAR/04
  • CFU: 6
  • Attività formative caratterizzanti
  • Ambito disciplinare: Ingegneria civile
  • Lecture (Hours): 60
  • CFU: 6.00
  • SSD: ICAR/04