PETROLEUM BITUMEN: COMPOSITION, PROPERTIES AND APPLICATIONS /IN FRENCH/

THIS THREE-PART ARTICLE DISCUSSES: (1) THE COMPOSITION AND PROPERTIES OF PETROLEUM BITUMEN: PARAFFIN, NAPHTENE, AROMATIC AND HETEROATOMIC CHARACTERISTICS RESULTING FROM FRACTIONATION; COLLOIDAL NATURE AND RHEOLOGICAL PROPERTIES; PLASTICITY, ELASTICITY AND VISCOSITY WHICH VARY WITH THE TEMPERATURE, CHEMICAL PROPERTIES, ESPECIALLY OXIDATION, AND SURFACE PROPERTIES; EMULSIFICATION AND ADHESIVENESS, (2) MANUFACTURING PROCESSES; DIRECT DISTILLATION, BLOWING TOGETHER WITH PRODUCTION OF CUT-BACKS AND EMULSIONS, AND (3) HYDRAULIC, INDUSTRIAL AND ROAD CONSTRUCTION USES OF PETROLEUM BITUMEN. STATISTICAL DATA ARE PRESENTED ON DISTRIBUTION AND REQUIREMENTS. A FAIRLY COMPREHENSIVE BIBLIOGRAPHY IS INCLUDED. /LCPC/RRL/

  • Supplemental Notes:
    • Vol 20, No 12, PP 1854-1898, 6 FIG, 7 TAB, 154 REF
  • Corporate Authors:

    Rev De L'Inst Francais Du Petrole /Fr

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  • Authors:
    • Bonavent, G
    • Auffray, R
  • Publication Date: 1965-12

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Filing Info

  • Accession Number: 00211125
  • Record Type: Publication
  • Source Agency: Road Research Laboratory /UK
  • Files: TRIS
  • Created Date: Oct 26 1970 12:00AM