The information provided below should be considered as guidelines, and are intended to be used in conjunction with the appropriate documents. Acceptance of these mixtures and mat are primarily based on, but not always limited to, the items listed below.
If required, compaction should be continuously monitored using nuclear density testing, or an owner agency approved method, throughout the time compaction is being completed to verify the compaction requirement is met. Obtain pavement cores and verify compaction, if required by contract documents.
The finished surface and grade of the mixture should be checked regularly during placement using a 10 ft (3 m) straight-edge. The straight edge may be placed in any direction on the surface, except across the crown.