Civil Engineering - Highway Engineering - Discussion


The road foundation for modern highways construction, was developed by

[A]. Tresguet
[B]. Telford
[C]. Macadam
[D]. Tresguet and Telford simultaneously
[E]. Telford and Macadam simultaneously.

Answer: Option E


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Abhishek said: (Nov 14, 2014)  
Road construct sequence:

Romans --- Tresaguet (France) , Metcalf (England) --- Telford (England) --- John Macdam (London).

B.Shukla said: (Jun 11, 2018)  
It's macadam.

Taran said: (Dec 21, 2018)  
Telford said to provide slope at bottom layer but macadam used to provide slope on all the layers of pavement which is used presently. Example. WBM, Wet mix macadam etc.

Tinkal Kumar said: (Jul 3, 2020)  
Option C should be the correct answer.

Vivek said: (Sep 14, 2020)  
Macadam is the correct answer.

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