The Use of Average Least Dimension in Surface Dressing Design

Brian Mulry

PMS Pavement Management Services Ltd.

Brian Mulry is a Director of PMS Pavement Management Services Ltd., a civil engineering consultancy firm specialising in testing, evaluation and management of roads and airports. Brian holds BE and Masters degrees in Civil Engineering from NUI Galway. He is a Chartered Engineer, and was formerly Chairman of the West Region of Engineers Ireland. He is a Member of the Institute of Asphalt Technology. He has published a number of research papers and articles in the pavements area. His paper will deal with the Use of Average Least Dimension in Surface Dressing.


Surface dressing is the application of a thin layer of bituminous binder and single-sized aggregate chippings to the surface of a road, in one or more layers. The technique has been widely used on Irish roads for many years to... [ view full abstract ]


  1. Brian Mulry (PMS Pavement Management Services Ltd.)
  2. Kieran Feighan (PMS Pavement Management Services Ltd.)
  3. Tom Casey (Transport Infrastructure Ireland)

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TE-1 » Technology I (14:10 - Monday, 29th August, ENG-2001)