Article - 7 Jul 2003
The loss on igntion technique for determining bitumen content of asphalt is described. Issues varying from the equipment, to the test, how it is performed and the advantages of this technique over...
Article - 10 Mar 2016
Asphalt or bitumen is a gummy, black viscous semi-solid material used primarily in road pavement construction, waterproofing or as a mastic or glue.
Article - 13 Oct 2005
The core of the Ecoflex systems is a tire with one sidewall removed and filled with crushed stone or recycled concrete aggregate. This technology allows a range of building solutions to be cost...
Article - 10 Jul 2018
This articles explores the use of glass bead composite paints for reflective roads.
Article - 14 Jul 2014
Gas cloud monitoring is typically involved in environmental monitoring and gas leak surveys. Ground-based characterization is not feasible due to the unpredictable dynamic related to freely dispersing...
Article - 26 Nov 2002
Once thought of as a dull, basic material, concrete has been used to make architecturally desirable structures. Coloured concretes, pigments, floor screeds and screen printed and photo engraved...
Article - 30 Apr 2001
Plastic beer bottles made from PET offer numerous advantages over their glass counterparts. While they are not currently available, the advantages, disadvantages and technical issues are covered in...
Article - 23 Jul 2018
In this interview, Adrian Nixon, CEO of Nixor Ltd, talks to AZoM about Space Elevators and how 2D materials will contribute to them.
Article - 14 Dec 2012
District heating is a system that enables distribution of heat generated in a centralized location for commercial and residential heating. Steam or hot water is distributed to companies and households...