rubberized asphalt

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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Rubberized Asphalt: How It’s Made

How Is Rubberized Asphalt Made?

Below is a video of a successful project laying rubberized asphalt using Elastiko® engineered crumb rubber from Asphalt Plus.Asphalt Plus LLC is  a specialty chemical and equipment manufacturing company headquartered near Chicago, IL. We produce an engineered crumb rubber additive for asphalt application. Asphalt Plus engineered rubber has endured a wide […]

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When the rubber really meets the road…

Crumb Rubber Asphalt, Paving the Way Forward

Dickinson County Road Commission is testing the use of recycled tires in a colder climate. Ask the average lay person how road agencies can reduce road construction and increase pavement longevity and you’ll get a laundry list! Perhaps one of the most common fix-alls the public talks […]

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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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Third Successful Trial Using Dry Process Rubberized Aspahlt

Michigan Trial Project: 3rd Successful Trial

Asphalt Plus, LLC conducted a trial project in Michigan using the Dry Process with rubberized asphalt. Same as the other successful trial 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 the […]

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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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