Monday, August 9, 2010

ain't in the dictionary.

Rubblizing (v) - the process of fracturing a Portland cement concrete (PCC) pavement in place into small, interconnected pieces that serve as a base course for a HMA (Hot-mix asphalt) overlay.
(Source: Asphalt Magazine)

Slabjacking (v) - the process of floating a slab back to its original position by pumping a mixture of sand, cement, fly ash, and other additives beneath it.

some days, i learn the coolest made-up words at work!

1 comment:

Abi said...

Today at work I put 'dress up' on claire's salad. Good to know I won't be giving up the lesser known vocabularies when I go back to work. :)