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

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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...

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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...

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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

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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. There are also certai...

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What is asphalt sealing?

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

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What is emulsion in road construction?

Road emulsions are liquids made up of three components: water, bitumen and emulsion. Also known as bitumen emulsions, they are most used in the con...

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What are sealed roads?

Sealed roads are roads which have been sealed with the application of a surface treatment. The surface treatments that can be used to seal a road a...

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What is road maintenance?

In the UK, our roads are a key national asset. They provide the foundation for our economic activity and, on a smaller level, ensure that our day-t...

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