Suggested Field Considerations for Applying a Bonded Wearing Course

The following field considerations are a guide to the important aspects of applying a bonded wearing course (BWC). The below items should be considered to promote a successful job. Thorough answers to these questions should be determined, as required, before, during, and after construction. The appropriate staff to do this will vary by job type and size, and some topics may need attention from several staff members. The intention is not to form a report but to highlight important aspects and components of the BWC construction process. Note that some specifications described in the following content may not be the same as the specifications followed by your agency. Always check with your state agency’s standards and specifications when using these guidelines.

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