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Austroads 2007. Determination of permanent deformation and resilient modulus characteristics of unbound granular materials under drained conditions. Test method AGPT/T053, Austroads, Sydney.

Department of Mines and Energy, South Australia 1993, Handbook on quarrying, 5th ed, Department of Mines and Energy, Adelaide, SA.

Minty, EJ 1960, The physical properties of aggregates used for roadworks in New South Wales in relation to their petrological characteristics. Thesis submitted to the University of New South Wales for the award of the degree of Master of Science in the School of Mining Engineering and Applied Geology.

NEPM 1999, National Environment Protection (Assessment of Site Contamination) Measure, National Environment Protection Council Service Corporation, Adelaide, SA.

NHMRC 1992. Australian and New Zealand Guidelines for the assessment and management of contaminated sites. National Health and Medical Research Council, Canberra.

Nyoeger, E 1964. Petrological investigation into the secondary minerals of an older basalt flow north of Melbourne. Proceedings of the 2nd Australian Road Research Board Conference, 1964, Melbourne, vol. 2, part 2, Australian Road Research Board, Vermont South, Vic., pp.997-1007.

Scott, LE 1955. Secondary minerals in rock as a cause of pavement and base failure. Highway Research Board proceedings, vol. 34, Highway Research Board, Washington DC, pp.412-417.

Vuong, BT, 1992. Influence of density and moisture content on dynamic stress-strain behaviour of a low plasticity crushed rock. Road & Transport Research, vol. 1, No. 2, June 1992.

VicRoads 1998. General requirements for unbound pavement materials. Technical Bulletin No.39. VicRoads, Kew Victoria.

Weinert, HH 1960. Determination of the soundness of weathered basic igneous rock (dolerites) in road formations, report RS/6/60. National Institute of Road Research, Pretoria, South Africa.

Australian Standards

AS1141 – Methods for Sampling and Testing Aggregates.

AS1289 – Methods of Testing Soils and Testing Aggregates.

AS 2758 – Aggregates and Rock for Engineering Purposes.

New Zealand Standards

NZS 4402 - Methods of Testing Soils for Civil Engineering Purposes.

NZS 4407 - Methods of Sampling and Testing Road Aggregates.