SOLAR HEATING AN ASPHALT STORAGE TANK

This report describes a solar heating system for a 12,000 gallon asphalt storage tank. The solar system uses a water heater as a backup system. The asphalt to be heated is a rapid-cure cut back (RC-2). The design, plans, specifications and costs are included. /FHWA/

  • Supplemental Notes:
    • Sponsored by the Texas State Department of Highways and Public Transportation. Work done in cooperation with the Department of Transportation, Federal Highway Administration. Study title: Asphalt Tank with Solar Heating.
  • Corporate Authors:

    Texas State Department of Highways & Public Transp

    P.O. Box 5051
    Austin, TX  United States  78763
  • Authors:
    • Hankins, K D
  • Publication Date: 1978-6

Media Info

  • Pagination: 112 p.

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Filing Info

  • Accession Number: 00195586
  • Record Type: Publication
  • Source Agency: Federal Highway Administration
  • Report/Paper Numbers: FHWATX78-229-1 Intrm Rpt.
  • Contract Numbers: 1-10-78-229
  • Files: TRIS, USDOT, STATEDOT
  • Created Date: Sep 15 1979 12:00AM