Asphalt News

4 Mile Road Re-Construction (ZycoTherm™)

January 4th, 2017

Grand River Construction performed this full-depth reclamation of 2 miles of roadway in two phases with paving in August 2013 and August 2014. An independent survey of the roadway in 2015 found no observations of rutting, cracking, or raveling/weathering after numerous harsh Rocky Mountain freeze/thaw cycles. Co Rd 117 – Sunlight Ski Area Owner:    Garfield
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Zydex India – Gets Global Recognition, Wins International Research Award for Roads

October 6th, 2016

“Create a Pothole free World” International Road Federation has chosen, to confer their 2013 IRF Global Road Achievement Award (GRAA), a prestigious award to Zydex Industries for the outstanding research on “Nanotechnology for Chemically Bonded Asphalt Binders”. Dr. Ajay Ranka, CEO, Zydex Industries & a topnotch scientist, will receive the award at Riyadh, Saudi Arabia
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Final Report: ZycoTherm™ Field Performance Evaluations

July 31st, 2015

As requested, Quality Paving Consultants performed field performance evaluations on June 10th and 11th, 2015 for five projects located in the Glenwood, Whitewater, and Slickrock areas on Colorado’s western slope. The performance evaluations were done in accordance with the Colorado Department of Transportation’s CP-59 Warm Mix Asphalt Approval Procedure, Section 6.4.1 to document any rutting,
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