How Are Our Products Used in Road Mainteance?

Road maintenance is an inevitable part of infrastructure. Over time, even the hardest substances and structures wil...

Read More >

How Is Bitumen Graded?

It’s important for bitumen to be graded before it can be used in a construction project. This grade is primarily ...

Read More >

Where Do Potholes Come From?

Potholes are notoriously common. As a result, pothole repair is a considerable part of highway and road preservation. According to a 2016 report fr...

Read More >

Why Are Polymers Important For Road Preservation?

Unlike most companies, who still use the same old formulas for their highway surfacing materials, BituChem is at the forefront of innovation when i...

Read More >

How Long Does Road Resurfacing Take?

Over time, road surfaces get worn down by both traffic and the weather. When roads fall below a certain standard, it is necessary to carry out 

Read More >

How Do You Preserve Asphalt?

Asphalt used in the construction of highways and pavements can be preserved through both

Read More >

How does the weather affect highways and roads?

Extreme weather has a big impact on our roads and transportation systems. For this reason, highways, roads and pedestrian areas are specifically de...

Read More >

What is the difference between surface dressing and resurfacing?

Surface dressing and road resurfacing are both types of road maintenance used to extend the lifespan of a highway. However, they are not the same t...

Read More >

Why is there a temporary speed limit after surface dressing?

A surface dressing is created by spraying a bitumen binder onto...

Read More >

What is cold mix bitumen?

There are many conditions that can cause road surfaces to become deformed, cracked, or damaged. Weather conditions and excessive friction can cause...

Read More >

What type of bituminous emulsion is used for road work?

Bitumen emulsion is a liquid composed of three liquid materials: water, bitumen and an emulsifier. It is used in the course of road works to seal r...

Read More >

What is the best type of asphalt repair?

Asphalt repair is used to patch a number of surface deformations and for pothole repair. It ...

Read More >

What are spray tankers used for?

Spray tankers are a type of HGV commonly used to apply surface dressing binder and bond coat in the course of

Read More >

Can asphalt be laid in cold weather?

While the weather can be unpredictable (particularly here in the UK), there are optimum times of the year for laying asphalt and other forms of hig...

Read More >

What is asphalt sealing?

Asphalt sealing, sometimes referred to as seal coating, involves applying a protective coat...

Read More >