14.6. Execution Schedule and Methods 14.6.1. Annual Calendar of road maintenance activities : Recommended practice for road maintenance activity is given in table 14.5. 14.6.2. Maintenance method : Table 14.6. gives an indication of the range of maintenance methods potentially appropriate for use in India. 14.6.3. Output of workman : To get the desired output from labour, clear-cut directions should be given and tasks to be performed, identified and fixed. Recommended norms for road gangs are given in para 14.6.4. Also, proper tools and plants having multipurpose use, increase efficiencies of the labour. A list of such tools to be kept with each gangman is given in the Table 14.7.
Table 14.5. Annual Calendar of road maintenance activities : X This shows the recommended period for activity in North India
Table 14.6. Spectrum of Maintenance methods appropriate for use in India * Excellent ** Good *** Average **** Poor