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26.05.2021 12:36

Bitumen Matters No. 2 2021

 

Golden standard for the Slussen Bridge

The pavement system for a new bridge includes both asphalt and waterproofing. This makes major demands of quality awareness and the ability to coordinate different technologies.

Some other highlights in this issue of Bitumen Matters:

A new refinery landscape

The overall impact of IMO 2020, Covid-19 and the closure of outdated refineries has increased the benefit of bitumen expertise and specialisation. The question is who will produce bitumen in the future?

Nynas dedicated Bitumen Western Europe team, with a focus on customer relations, logistics and sales, is growing!

The latest additions are Carsten Meyer, Sales Manager, and Yasemin Hansen, Technical Sales Manager. “I’m really looking forward to the year ahead. We have secured long-term supplies of feedstocks and the 2021 season is looking really good.”

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A new refinery landscape

The overall impact of IMO 2020, Covid-19 and the closure of outdated refineries has increased the benefit of bitumen expertise and specialisation. The question is who will produce bitumen in the future?

Read more about A new refinery landscape

The UK’s first carbon-neutral pavement

Using cold recycling technology developed in-house, Aggregate Industries has taken a major step in the direction of more sustainable pavements.

Read more about The UK’s first carbon-neutral pavement

Long-term durability

The durability of bitumen is the focus for a ground-breaking collaboration between Nynas and the French road construction specialist Colas. Rheological testing of age induced cracking takes centre stage.

Read more about Long-term durability