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Concrete Block Permeable Pavements - FAQ and additional technical advice

Concrete Block Permeable Pavements - FAQ and additional technical advice

A Permeable Paving Forum has been established and if you have specific questions on permeable pavements and want to join the debate, contact Interpave now: click here. A regularly updated FAQ document reflects designer’s questions enabling them to make wider use of the technology with confidence.

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Listing of British Standards

Listing of British Standards for Precast Concrete Paving and Kerbs

Updated version, December 2010.

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Initial Construction Costs For Various Pavement and Drainage Options

Initial Construction Costs for Various Pavement and Drainage Options

This is the full report from Scott Wilson comparing construction costs of conventional and permeable concrete block paving with other materials in a wide range of applications. For a summary of this important research click here.

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Whole Life Cost Analysis for Various Pavement and Drainage Options

Whole Life Cost Analysis for Various Pavement and Drainage Options

This is the second full report from Scott Wilson comparing costs of conventional and permeable concrete block paving with other materials in a wide range of applications. For a summary of this important research click here.

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The performance of geotextiles in concrete block permeable pavements - Literature Review

The Performance of Geotextiles in Concrete Block Permeable Pavements - Literature Review

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International Research Resource

Papers and proceedings from various international conferences can be found on the Small Element Pavement Technologists website.