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Title: An Investigation of Non-salt Based Methods of Anti-icing Roads
Author: Rodgers, William John
ISNI:       0000 0001 3530 343X
Awarding Body: Ulster
Current Institution: Ulster University
Date of Award: 2008
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The aim of this thesis was to derive a means by which pavements can be kept free of ice by a method that is non-salt based. Non-salt is termed as the group of chemicals used as part of winter maintenance procedures. These procedures are used to mitigate ice and snow on road surfaces. De-icing which is a reactive measure and anti-icing which is precautionary describe the function of winter maintenance. The latter has been shown to be most efficient.
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Qualification Name: Thesis (Ph.D.) Qualification Level: Doctoral
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