Monday | October 23, 2017

Mix it Up Archive

Mix Design

A Tale of Two Testing Companies

The Asphalt industry takes quality control/quality assurance (QC/QA) seriously and has done so...
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Rethink Mix Testing Technology

As mix designs change with the times, so must the tests we use...

How to Juggle SMA, Polymers and More Mixes

Plant Operator Dennis Graham uses a PM-96 drum control and stand-alone APAC ticket...

Include Asphalt’s Salvage Value in LCCA

Life-cycle cost analysis (LCCA) is a commonly used means of comparing two or...

Create Stronger Bonds

We know a strong bond between pavement layers is a critical component in...
Contractor and engineer working together

Recycle with High Performance

The evolution of the asphalt industry has included advancements to pavement thickness design...

Asphalt Binder Aging Process

Simulated binder aging is performed in two parts, short-term and long-term. First let’s...

NCHRP 9-47A Recommends WMA Design Changes

From NCAT A recent survey by the National Center for Asphalt Technology (NCAT)...

Colorado Chooses Regional Specs

Type B mix in the state of California is considered a lower-quality mix...
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Control Moisture

While not every region has been inundated with wet weather events, a number...

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