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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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Nynas in top 1% for sustainability

Nynas has received the coveted EcoVadis Platinum CSR rating, this puts the company in the top 1% for sustainability performance.

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Nynas invests for reliable production and reduced GHG emissions

Nynas is investing SEK 190 million to secure the supply of bitumen for the Nordic infrastructure. At the same time, carbon dioxide emissions can be reduced by 34%.

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The road to new mobility

An international benchmark study highlights the road industry’s role in the transformation of road infrastructure and the development of new mobility.

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