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Cover of Specification for Pavement Deflection Measurement with a Deflectograph
Specification for Pavement Deflection Measurement with a Deflectograph
  • Publication no: AGAM-S003-07
  • Published: 26 March 2007

This specification provides minimum equipment, calibration, validation and survey method requirements for the conduct of network level pavement deflection testing using a deflectograph.

Specific deflectograph machines may be known by proprietary names (e.g. the VicRoads designed deflectograph is known as the Pavement Strength Evaluator [PaSE]).

  • 1. Scope
  • 2. Roles
  • 3. Referenced Documents
  • 4. Equipment
    • 4.1. Minimum equipment specification
    • 4.2. Calibration
    • 4.3. Validation
  • 5. Survey
    • 5.1. Survey roads
    • 5.2. Location referencing
    • 5.3. Survey procedure
    • 5.4. Commencement of survey
    • 5.5. Repeatability
  • 6. Reporting
  • Annex 1 – List of Roads to be Surveyed
  • Annex 2 – Location of Referencing System
  • Annex 3 – Data Format
  • Commentary