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Rubberized Asphalt Process Video

Rubberized Asphalt Process

Modified asphalt binders can be a challenge to use in your plant and in the field. They require special delivery and storage, mixes are harder to produce and place, and you have to pay a healthy premium for the terminal-modified binders. Over the past two decades, extensive lab and field work has […]

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Asphalt Plus Partnership with TRS

Partnership with TRS and Asphalt Plus to Expand ElastikoTM Market

Tyre Recycling Solutions S.A. (TRS) of Préverenges, Switzerland and Asphalt Plus, LLC of Barrington, IL, USA are pleased to announce that they have signed a joint technology development and marketing partnership.  This collaboration will permit the manufacture and sale of ElastikoTM Engineered Crumb Rubber (ECR) […]

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Successful Rubberized Asphalt Project Using Asphalt Plus

Another Successful Rubberized Asphalt Project

Asphalt Plus, LLC conducted another rubberized asphalt project using the Dry Process. Same as the last successful trial project on I-88, we recorded the process to show just how the Dry Process of Rubberized Asphalt is as simple as it comes.

In the video, we demonstrate the beginning, middle and end of […]

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ELASTIKO DRY PROCESS RUBBER: ASPHALT PAVING BENEFITS

Benefits of Rubberized Asphalt

Modified asphalt binders can be a challenge to use in your plant and in the field. They require special delivery and storage, mixes are harder to produce and place, and you have to pay a healthy premium for the terminal-modified binders. Over the past two decades, extensive lab and field work […]

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Rubberized Asphalt: How It’s Made

What Is Rubberized Asphalt?

Asphalt Plus LLC is  a specialty chemical and equipment manufacturing company headquartered near Chicago, IL. We produce an engineered crumb rubber additive for rubberized asphalt application. Over the past two decades, extensive lab and field work has created a new binder modification option for asphalt producers. Dry process rubber modification of asphalt allows […]

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Customer is Key To More Rubberized Asphalt Pavement

Rubberized Asphalt Pavement

Over the past decade, researchers in the U.S. have tried to develop an approach that will allow the introduction of rubberized asphalt pavement in a way that is both cost-effective and free of the engineering challenges that have limited the use of crumb rubber modifiers (CRM) in the past.

CRM has proven to last longer […]

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Rubberized Asphalt Benefits and History

Rubberized Asphalt History

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.

Used as joint sealers, patches and membranes in the late 1930’s1950’s […]

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Michigan Dry Process Rubber Asphalt Project

Michigan Rubber Asphalt Project

Asphalt Plus, LLC conducted a trial rubber asphalt project in Michigan using the Dry Process with Elastiko Engineered Rubber Asphalt. Same as the other successful projects, we recorded the process to show just how the Dry Process of Rubberized Asphalt is as simple as it comes. In the video, we demonstrate […]

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Dry Process Rubber Asphalt Project

I-39 in Beloit, WI Dry Process Rubber Asphalt

In late 2017, WIDOT approved the use of a WIDOT WI-12.5 N75 SMA mix modified with ElastikoTM ECR as an alternative for a polymer modified mix.  The project provided the opportunity for WIDOT and the contractor to evaluate the production characteristics of the mix, the accuracy of […]

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Crumb Rubber Asphalt Simple Application

What is Rubber Asphalt?

In 2015, the Illinois Tollway Authority commissioned a demonstration project of asphalt pavements modified with dry process rubber.  This project was designed to evaluate mix performance in the lab and field production of the mixes.  ElastikoTM Engineered Crumb Rubber Asphalt was selected as the mix modifier in the project because […]

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