Bitumen 64/28. Ideal For Various Construction Applications

Bitumen PG 64/28

Understanding Bitumen and Its Grades

Bitumen, derived from crude oil, undergoes classification into different grades based on penetration, viscosity, and temperature sensitivity. Bitumen PG 64/28 is a penetration-grade bitumen, offering specific attributes suitable for diverse construction applications.

Properties of Bitumen PG 64/28

It boasts an optimal penetration grade of 64 and a viscosity grade of 28. Bitumen PG 64/28  key properties facilitate effective aggregate penetration, robust binding capabilities, and stellar performance across varying climatic conditions.

Applications of Asphalt PG 64/28

Road Construction: It is extensively utilized in road construction, creating resilient asphalt pavements capable of withstanding heavy traffic loads and environmental stresses.

Waterproofing: In waterproofing applications, Bitumen PG 64/28 forms a protective barrier, preventing water ingress and ensuring structural integrity.

Roofing: Asphalt PG 64/28 finds application in roofing materials like membranes and shingles, offering superior waterproofing and weatherproofing properties.

Industrial Uses: Beyond construction, Bitumen PG 64/28 is utilized in industrial applications such as coatings, adhesives, and sealants due to its adhesive and protective characteristics.

Advantages of Asphalt PG 64/28

Durability: Enhances infrastructure durability, reducing maintenance costs and extending lifespan.

Flexibility: Allows for expansion and contraction without cracking, ensuring structural integrity in diverse environments.

Cost-effectiveness: Offers a cost-effective solution, delivering long-term performance at a reasonable price point.

Handling and Transportation of Bitumen

Proper handling and transportation are critical to maintain Bitumen PG 64/28’s quality and performance. Specialized equipment and safety protocols ensure safe and efficient handling during storage, loading, and application.

Packaging Solutions

Packaged in high-quality containers designed to protect against contamination, moisture, and temperature variations. Secure packaging solutions ensure product integrity during transportation and storage.

Pricing Strategies

Competitive pricing strategies are implemented for Asphlat PG 64/28, considering market demand, production costs, and quality standards. Cost-effective options are available without compromising quality or performance, making it an attractive choice for construction projects.

Specification of Bitumen PG 64/28

Characteristics

Units

Standard

Value

Fresh binder Flash point

ºC

AASHTO T48

>230

Rotational viscosity @ 135ºC

Pa.s

AASHTO T316

1

kPa

ºC

AASHTO T315

64

Hardening Resistance at 163 ºC (RTFOT)

Mass change

%

AASHTO240

DSR T for G*/sin δ>2,20

kPa

ºC

AASHTO T315

PAV aging

DSR T

for G*·sin δ

ºC