asphalt concrete


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asphaltic concrete, asphalt paving, black top

A mixture of asphalt and graded aggregate widely used as paving material over a prepared base; normally placed, shaped, and compacted while hot, but can be prepared for placement without heat. Also see cold mix.

asphalt concrete

A graded mixture of aggregate, and filter with asphalt or bitumen, placed hot or cold, and rolled (ICAO). It is used in construction of operating surfaces like runways, taxiways, and aprons. Also called bitumen concrete.
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of asphalt binder is used with hot mixed asphalt concrete mix (HMA), it improves pavement performance significantly (Al-Dubabe et al.
Asphalt concrete is a type of material which is produced by compacting a special mixture, consisting of crushed rock or gravel, sand or crushed stone, filler and bitumen, all selected in relevant proportions.
Supply, spread and compacted bituminous hot mix asphalt concrete type, bound for the facilities of the Port Authority of Bilbao with the conditions of implementation, technical characteristics and complementary actions detailed in the Technical Specification.
The plant will produce 120 tons of asphalt concrete mixture per hour.
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Prior Information Notice:Providing of Asphalt concrete.
Minister of Transport and Communications of Kyrgyzstan Kalykbek Sultanov and chief of Toktogul district's administration, Jalal-Abad region Usenkul Shabdanov examined progress of erection of an asphalt concrete plant in Toktogul district, where concrete for a foundation was poured, the press service of the Ministry said.
The project consists of the replacement of existing sections of Interstate 80 with asphalt concrete and the placement of an asphalt concrete overlay.
Contract notice: Purchase asphalt - asphalt concrete.
Equipment for artificial insemination centers for cattle will be bought; construction and reconstruction of Bishkek city roads, rehabilitation of disrepaired schools, construction of asphalt concrete plant and other projects are planned.