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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 […]

Crumb Rubber Asphalt Simple Application

I-88 Tollway Crumb Rubber Asphalt Application

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 […]

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Crumb Rubber Modified Asphalt Paving a Path Forward

What is Crumb Rubber Modified Asphalt?

Redmond Clark, president of Asphalt Plus L.L.C. spoke at the 34th Clemson University Global Tire Conference in regards to the benefits of using Dry Process crumb rubber modified asphalt.

 “The window of opportunity is open, but it won’t remain open, because more aggressive industries will beat us to it,” said Redmond […]

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Successful 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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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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Rubberized Asphalt History and Benefits

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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