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19-02-2021 11:29

Bitumen Matters No. 1 2021

 

Tough demands on durability

To withstand the loads from heavy vehicles and containers, Piteå Port & Hub in Northern Sweden opted for a polymer modified binder for paving the most heavily used parts of the new port area.

Some other highlights in this issue of Bitumen Matters:

Full speed ahead

After a challenging 2020, Nynas is emerging as a  stronger company, not only financially, but also in terms of production and feedstock supplies.

Minimising the risk of boil-over

When water comes into contact with hot bitumen, a powerful reaction occurs. This is because when water is heated to the temperature of the bitumen, it vaporises and expands.

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NYTRO® BIO 300X fulfilling promises in Gothenburg, Sweden

Nynas’ new innovative insulating liquid NYTRO® BIO 300X has been successfully delivered to and tested in a transformer serving electricity customers in Gothenburg, Sweden. The city’s utility company Göteborg Energi opted to use the bio-based and biodegradable insulating liquid in a transformer located in a sensitive water protection area.

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20 years in Argentina and Mexico

Over the years, Nynas has strengthened its position in Latin America. Initially the focus was on the electrical industry, but it now also includes lubricants, process oils and tyre oils.

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Nynas blasts through the boundaries

Explosives that contain highly refined oil with a low sulphur and aromatic content generate lower greenhouse gas emissions.

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