PRODUCTION AND UTILIZATION OF BITUMINOUS EMULSIONS IN COLOMBIA

PRODUCCION Y UTILIZACION DE EMULSIONES ASFALTICAS EN COLOMBIA.

IN COLOMBIA BITUMINOUS EMULSIONS ARE USED AS A SURFACE TREATMENT IN THE CONSTRUCTION OF WEARING COURSES. THIS ALLOWS THE UTILIZATION OF WET AGGREGATES, AND TRANSPORT AND LAYING ARE EFFECTED WITHOUT THE NEED FOR HEATING, THUS REDUCING THE RISK OF FIRE OR EXPLOSION. WEATHER CONDITIONS SHOULD ENSURE EVAPORATION OF THE MOISTURE. PRODUCTION CENTRES IN COLOMBIA ARE LISTED AND THE TRANSPORT SYSTEM DESCRIBED.

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  • Publication Date: 1971-9

Language

  • Spanish

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  • Pagination: 9-13
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Filing Info

  • Accession Number: 01298483
  • Record Type: Publication
  • Source Agency: Institut Francais des Sciences et Technologies des Transports, de l'Aménagement et des Réseaux (IFSTTAR)
  • Files: ITRD
  • Created Date: Nov 21 2010 6:46AM