Low-Temperature Requirements for Bitumen in Central East European Road Construction

Piotr Radziszewski , Michał Sarnowski , Jan Król , Piotr Pokorski , Piotr Jaskuła , Dawid Ryś , Marek Pszczoła

Abstract

The paper presents the proposition of special assessment of low temperature requirements for bitumens in the region of Central and Eastern Europe where there is a moderate transitional area from sea to the continental type of climate. The results of the research program conducted on the road neat bitumens, Styrene-Butadiene-Styrene polymer and polymer-rubber modified bitumen, and multigrade bitumen types were presented and discussed. Based on the Superior Performing Asphalt Pavements Performance Grade procedure for low temperatures, climatic zones in Poland were developed and compared to analogous zones for other countries from the Central and Eastern Europe region as Estonia and Belarus. The results of functional Performance Grade tests and European standard test of bituminous binders were analysed. It was concluded that some of the bitumens were not meet the performance requirements in the range of low temperatures by Superior Performing Asphalt Pavements Superpave specification and the low-temperature properties of those bitumens should be improved.
Author Piotr Radziszewski (FCE / IRB)
Piotr Radziszewski,,
- The Institute of Roads and Bridges
, Michał Sarnowski (FCE / IRB)
Michał Sarnowski,,
- The Institute of Roads and Bridges
, Jan Król (FCE / IRB)
Jan Król,,
- The Institute of Roads and Bridges
, Piotr Pokorski (FCE / IRB)
Piotr Pokorski,,
- The Institute of Roads and Bridges
, Piotr Jaskuła
Piotr Jaskuła,,
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, Dawid Ryś
Dawid Ryś,,
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, Marek Pszczoła
Marek Pszczoła,,
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Journal seriesBaltic Journal of Road and Bridge Engineering, ISSN 1822-427X, (N/A 40 pkt)
Issue year2019
Vol14
No2
Pages249-270
Publication size in sheets1.05
Keywords in Englishasphalt binder; bitumen; low-temperature requirements; road construction
ASJC Classification2215 Building and Construction; 2205 Civil and Structural Engineering
DOIDOI:10.7250/bjrbe.2019-14.442
Languageen angielski
Score (nominal)40
ScoreMinisterial score = 40.0, 23-09-2019, ArticleFromJournal
Publication indicators WoS Citations = 0; Scopus SNIP (Source Normalised Impact per Paper): 2017 = 0.436; WoS Impact Factor: 2017 = 0.622 (2) - 2017=0.598 (5)
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