Monthly Archives: May 2016

Rubberized Asphalt Simple Application

Rubberized Asphalt Simple Application & Process
I-88 Trial
Asphalt Plus, LLC conducted a trial project on I-88 using the Dry Process. We recorded the process to show just how the Dry Process of Rubberized Asphalt is just as simple as it comes. In the video, we demonstrate the beginning, middle and end of the process. You […]

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Rubberized Asphalt Trial Project

I-88 Rubberized Asphalt Trial Project
Last year, Asphalt Plus conducted a rubberized asphalt trial project of dry process crumb rubber modified asphalt on Interstate 88 near Rochelle, Illinois. The project included the laboratory evaluation of two asphalt mix design and placement of two lane-miles of pavement on I-88.

The first mix was:

 

Friction SMA (ILDOT)
34% […]

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Rubberized Asphalt History and Benefits

Rubberized Asphalt
 

Rubberized asphalt is not a new technology but is just starting to resurface throughout the US. It is produced from grinding up whole scrap tires from automobiles. Then the use of the ground rubber is mixed with the asphalt and then laid.
History

Used as joint sealers, patches and membranes in the late 1930’s
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