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2021/04/07

Binder extraction, a never-ending challenge

Binder extraction is probably the most common test in an asphalt laboratory. Whether you work for one of the top research laboratories in your country, or your laboratory is housed in a container in the middle of nowhere, your knowledge on the mix properties starts from the verification of the recipe: basically, binder content and aggregate gradation.
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Advanced Pavements
2020/05/20

Gyratory compactor, a Swiss Army knife in an asphalt pavement laboratory

Since the completion of the SuperPave™ program, the popularity of gyratory compactors has never ceased to grow. Why? Because it’s a smart tool, and with lots of features.
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Advanced Pavements
2020/09/02

SuperPave™ Educational Series 01: Understanding SuperPave type performance-based testing & design fundamentals

IPC Global is launching a new Education Series about SuperPave™ or Performance-based testing, that was developed to understand and predict how mixes will perform within a pavement structure under an infinite combination of environmental and traffic conditions. Discover the introduction to this first instalment below and take time to register to download the complete white paper.
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Advanced Pavements
2020/09/03

SuperPave™ Educational Series 02: Benefits of SuperPave™ Type Performance-based Asphalt Testing & Pavement Design

While our first Paper in our Education Series examined the role of SuperPave™-type testing, this second paper examines the wide range of significant benefits resulting from the implementation of SuperPave™-type performance-based testing and design.
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Advanced Pavements
2020/09/22

SuperPave™ Educational Series 03: Your Guide to SuperPave™ Type Performance-based Tests

The third article of our IPC Global's SuperPave™ Educational Series presents the many SuperPave™ tests available today to help testing engineers gain a better understanding on how to replicate pavement performance in the field.
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