bituminous concrete

bituminous concrete

[bī′tü·mə·nəs käŋ′krēt]
(materials)
A concrete made with bituminous material as a binder for sand and gravel.

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.
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Increases in the unit prices for bituminous concrete, reinforcing steel, common excavation, structural steel, and structural concrete raised the index in the second period.
Unit prices for common excavation, bituminous concrete, and reinforcing steel decreased, while unit prices for portland cement concrete, structural steel, and structural concrete increased.
Tenders are invited for Improvement & Strengthening to internal roads of Vishnu Garden by providing tack coat emulsion, Bituminous Macadam and Bituminous Concrete from H.
The index was raised in the second quarter because of increases in the unit prices for bituminous concrete, reinforcing steel, common excavation, portland cement concrete, and structural concrete.
The original tennis court pavement design specified a typical bituminous concrete section over a crushed stone base course.
The most reasonable probable cause of the cracks in the pavement structure was due to the age and brittleness of the bituminous concrete.
description of the procurement: Supply, Manufacture and implementation of bituminous mixes in main section mainly during the day: Semi-granular bituminous concrete (bbsg): 700,000 m 2 .
description of the procurement: Supply, Manufacture and implementation of bituminous mixes in night running section on a 2 x 2 lanes: Semi-granular bituminous concrete (bbsg): 520,000 m 2 .
Description of the procurement: supply, manufacture and implementation of bituminous mixes in current section mainly at night on a 2x3 lanes: semi-grouted bituminous concrete (bbsg): 250,000 m 2 .
description of the procurement: Supply, Manufacture and implementation of bituminous mixes in main section mainly during the day on a 2 x 3 lanes: Semi-grouted bituminous concrete (bbsg): 310,000 m 2 .
Contract notice: improvement work and development of the secondary departmental road network - cold-poured asphalt and bituminous concrete with emulsion