Defects and Problems of the Asphalt Paved Roads in Al-Salt City “Reasons and treatment Methods”
Surat Mahmoud Al-Gammaz

Surat Mahmoud Awwad Al-Qummaz, Civil Engineer, Salt, Jordan.
Manuscript received on October 06, 2020. | Revised Manuscript received on October 25, 2020. | Manuscript published on November 30, 2020. | PP: 161-165 | Volume-9 Issue-4, November 2020. | Retrieval Number: 100.1/ijrte.D4868119420 | DOI: 10.35940/ijrte.D4868.119420
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Abstract: This research aims to identify the reality of paved asphalt roads in the city of Salt in the Hashemite Kingdom of Jordan, and to address defects and problems related to asphalt roads, their causes and possible treatment methods to provide safe and smooth driving, and reduce the number. Of accidents and road rehabilitation costs, the research used field survey to construct roads, and the research concluded that recommendations were made to construct asphalt roads to maximize economic growth, create jobs, and prosperity – the quality of roads is one of the main considerations for developers using selected to do business in the society. 
Keywords: Asphalt paved roads, defects, cracks, Al-Salt City.