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Glossary of Terms - Asphalt Institute

Jun 27, 2021  This is an alphabetical listing of the terms and descriptions commonly used in the asphalt industry. * ASTM Definitions ** Transportation Research Board Definitions A. Absolute Viscosity: A measure of the viscosity of asphalt with respect to time, measured in poises, conducted at 60°C (140°F).The test method utilizes a partial vacuum to induce flow in the viscometer.

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Asphalt Glossary List of Asphalt Terms Enright Asphalt

Jun 08, 2020  The Asphalt Institute has excellent detailed information about this process. H.M.A.C. Hot Mix Asphalt Concrete Abbreviation of the proper name for what is commonly referred to as “asphalt”, “hot-mix”, “blacktop” etc.

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Hot Mix Asphalt Glossary of Asphalt Terms - Minnesota LTAP

(2) Asphalt Institute (Internet), Asphalt Industry Glossary of Terms (PDF), 2003 (cited 2004) Minnesota LTAP Sponsors Center for Transportation Studies, University of Minnesota

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Terms and Conditions Asphalt Institute

“ Asphalt Institute ” (and “ we ” or “ us “) refers to Asphalt Institute, Inc., a Kentucky non-profit corporation sometimes doing business as R18LABQMS, and Asphalt Institute Foundation, Inc., a Kentucky non-profit corporation, together with our affiliates, service providers, managers, contractors, directors, officers, employees and agents.

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Glossary of asphalt terms

Here is a list of commonly used asphalt terms: Asphalt . Originally a naturally occurring product in use for centuries the early 1900's brought today's refined petroleum product. This term is often applied to almost any asphalt product from H.M.A.C. to asphalt cements and oils. Asphalt Cement

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Technical Documents - Asphalt Institute

Asphalt Institute publishes technical documents that are geared to not only educate those involved with pavement design, production, construction and maintenance of asphalt pavements but also the non-technical users of roadways. This philosophy is essential to ensure that asphalt pavements are viewed as a quality product that plays a vital role in the world’s infrastructure.

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Glossary of Terms for Paving and Asphalt Repair - Empire PLS

The term FULL-DEPTH (registered by the Asphalt Institute with the U.S. Patent Office) certifies that the pavement is one in which asphalt mixtures are employed for all courses above the subgrade or improved subgrade. A Full-Depth asphalt pavement is placed directly on the prepared subgrade.

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Glossary of Asphalt Paving Terms - ACPLM Tampa Paving ...

Glossary of Asphalt Paving Terms. ... In terms of volume, asphalt cement comprises between 4 and 8 percent of pavement mixture. The remaining 92 to 96 percent is comprised of aggregate. Base. A term referring to the material installed before the asphalt paving is applied. Base is comprised of either crushed stone or an asphalt product.

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A - Glossary of Terms - Glossary of Lubrication Terms ...

American Society for Testing and Materials. amine. amphere

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A Global Perspective - Asphalt Institute

Outside North America, the term "asphalt" is used to describe mixtures of bitumen with mineral materials. Jointly published by the Asphalt Institute and Eurobitume, this publication concerns bitumen produced by petroleum (crude oil) refining.

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Hot Mix Asphalt Glossary of Asphalt Terms - Minnesota LTAP

(2) Asphalt Institute (Internet), Asphalt Industry Glossary of Terms (PDF), 2003 (cited 2004) Minnesota LTAP Sponsors Center for Transportation Studies, University of Minnesota

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Glossary of Terms for Paving and Asphalt Repair - Empire PLS

Glossary of Terms for Paving and Asphalt Repair. A mineral material, such as gravel, crushed rock, slag, or crushed stone, used in pavement applications or for mixing with asphalt and sealcoating products. A general term used to describe roads and parking lots constructed and made with asphalt

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Bitumen Glossary Road pavement Bitumens

Asphalt Institute (AI) – An association of international petroleum bitumen producers, manufacturers, and affiliated businesses, based in the USA. Asphalt, dense-graded (DGA) – An asphalt comprised of coarse and fine aggregates, filler and a bituminous binder, which is placed hot and then compacted to a dense state as a road pavement layer.

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GLOSSARY OF ACRONYMS AND ABBREVIATIONS

9727-20/Glossary 12/20/00 17:31 Page 213 GLOSSARY OF ACRONYMS AND ABBREVIATIONS AASHTO American Association of State Highway and Transportation Officials AC asphalt cement ESAL equivalent 80-kN (18,000-lbf) single-axle load ... Asphalt Institute, Lexington, Ky., 1980, 12 pp.

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ACI Concrete Terminology - American Concrete Institute

American Concrete Institute 38800 Country Club Drive Farmington Hills, MI 48331 U.S.A. Phone: 248-848-3700 Fax: 248-848-3701 concrete American Concrete Institute

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Oil Gas Industry Glossary of Selected Terms

Oil Gas Industry Glossary of Selected Terms To Accompany a Range of Training Courses Offered to Industry Professionals ... a US institute created in 1919, which acts as a ... normally solid, petroleum product. The terms asphalt and bitumen are interchangeable in the US. Elsewhere asphalt describes the combination of

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Glossary of Terms Armstrong Steel

The Steel Building Destination for Millions Your Project is Our Project. Glossary of Terms With any industry, oftentimes there are a variety of terms that just aren’t common in our day to day lives. Fortunately, with our glossary of terms, we make the languages of steel buildings and construction easier to understand. Use the index Continue reading "Glossary of Terms"

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Glossary - U.S. Energy Information Administration (EIA)

A. AC: Alternating Current ACBM: Acronym for "asbestos-containing building material." Account classification: The way in which suppliers of electricity, natural gas, or fuel oil classify and bill their customers.Commonly used account classifications are "Residential," "Commercial," "Industrial," and "Other." Suppliers' definitions of these terms vary from supplier to supplier.

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acid - Glossary of Terms - Glossary of Lubrication Terms ...

-Glossary of Terms-AA. abrasion

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acidizing - Glossary of Terms - Glossary of Lubrication ...

acidizing - treatment of underground oil-bearing formations with acid in order to increase production. Hydrochloric or other acid is injected into the formation and held there under pressure until it etches the rock, thereby enlarging the pore spaces and passages through which the oil flows.

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acrylic resin - Glossary of Terms - Glossary of ...

acrylic resin - any of a group-of thermoplastic resins formed from the polymerization (see polymer) of acrylic acid, methacrylic acid, esters of these acids, or acrylonitrile. It is used in the manufacture of lightweight, weather-resistant, exceptionally clear plastics.

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abrasion - Glossary of Terms - Glossary of Lubrication ...

abrasion - the process of scraping or wearing away.. Share; History

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HEALTH EFFECTS OF OCCUPATIONAL EXPOSURE TO

to Asphalt Paving Roofing Manufacturing U.S. Department of Health and Human Services ... National Institute for Occupational Safety and Health December 2000 . ORDERING INFORMATION ... Glossary of Terms ..... xvi 1 INTRODUCTION ...

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Glossary Oil Gas Industry Terms Defintions CAPP

Glossary. As the voice of the upstream oil and natural gas industry in Canada, we provide a comprehensive glossary of industry terms. Abandonment The process of changing a once active well (one that will no longer produce oil or natural gas), to a state where it can be left indefinitely.

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Bitumen Glossary Road pavement Bitumens

Asphalt Institute (AI) – An association of international petroleum bitumen producers, manufacturers, and affiliated businesses, based in the USA. Asphalt, dense-graded (DGA) – An asphalt comprised of coarse and fine aggregates, filler and a bituminous binder, which is placed hot and then compacted to a dense state as a road pavement layer.

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Glossary Washington Asphalt Pavement Association

The American Petroleum Institute (API) classifies crude oils by their API gravity. API gravity is an arbitrary expression of a material’s density at 15.5° C (60° F). Asphalt A dark brown to black cementitious material in which the predominating constituents are bitumens, which occur in nature or are obtained in petroleum processing. Asphalt ...

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Glossary – Parkline

Industry Terms . Asphalt. Asphalt is a naturally occurring product in use for centuries. In the early 1900’s the refined petroleum product we use today became available. The term asphalt is often applied to products ranging from H.M.A.C. to asphalt cements and oils. Asphalt Cement

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Glossary of Oil Industry Terms OPIS

Glossary of Terms. Common Oil Industry Terms Defined. ... American Petroleum Institute (API) ... Asphalt. A dark-brown-to-black cement-like material containing bitumens as the predominant constituent obtained by petroleum processing; used primarily for road construction. It includes crude asphalt as well as the following finished products ...

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Nonwovens Glossary of Terms - INDA

This glossary includes all nonwoven terms and many of those in related industries where nonwovens are converted. The information is easy to digest with considerable cross-referencing of terms. ... Asphalt overlay A type of geotextile fabric used in the resurfacing of older roads. In the process, the old layer of road has a layer of tar sprayed ...

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HEALTH EFFECTS OF OCCUPATIONAL EXPOSURE TO

to Asphalt Paving Roofing Manufacturing U.S. Department of Health and Human Services ... National Institute for Occupational Safety and Health December 2000 . ORDERING INFORMATION ... Glossary of Terms ..... xvi 1 INTRODUCTION ...

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Oil Gas Industry Glossary of Selected Terms

Oil Gas Industry Glossary of Selected Terms To Accompany a Range of Training Courses Offered to Industry Professionals ... a US institute created in 1919, which acts as a ... normally solid, petroleum product. The terms asphalt and bitumen are interchangeable in the US. Elsewhere asphalt describes the combination of

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Engineering Asphalt Institute

Asphalt Institute Engineers have a long tradition of promoting the use and quality of asphalt to user agencies through support and technology transfer. In this Engineering section you will find a wide variety of technical information about the asphalt industry, a link to our asphalt and emulsion specification database, training and other resources.

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Life Cycle Assessment of Asphalt Mixtures in Support of an ...

5 Glossary of Abbreviations and Terms ABR: Asphalt binder replacement AI: Asphalt Institute Btu: British thermal unit CO 2 eq: Carbon dioxide equivalents EPD: Environmental product declaration GTR: Ground tire rubber GWP: Global warming potential kWh: Kilowatt-hour LCA: Life cycle assessment LCI: Life cycle inventory LPG: Liquefied Petroleum Gases Mcf: One thousand cubic feet

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Essential asphalt references Asphalt magazine

asphalt. Essential Asphalt Institute Publications There are a lot of reference materials out there. Sort the wheat from the chaff and start here—with these engineer’s bookshelf essentials from the Asphalt Institute. They are all available today at the Asphalt Institute online store.

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Asphalt Institute Member Portal > Home > Sign In

If you need any assistance with your account, old or new, please contact us @ 859.288.4960. If you are here to sign up for a meeting and desire to bring a guest, the guest (s) will not need a new user account created. You will be able to attach the guest to your registration during checkout. Username (Typically NOT your email address) Password ...

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Asphalt Seal Coats: What They Are and Why They Are ...

Jan 13, 2021  An asphalt seal coat as defined by the Asphalt Institute is “a thin surface treatment used to improve the surface texture and protect an asphalt surface.” Moreover, asphalt seal coats are preventative maintenance procedures that are applied to the surface of pavements to prevent or delay corrective measures (Yamada, 1999).

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Class 1 Asphalt Means What - XpCourse

Apr 06, 2015  This is an alphabetical listing of the terms and descriptions commonly used in the asphalt industry. * ASTM Definitions ** Transportation Research Board Definitions A: Absolute Viscosity: A measure of the viscosity of asphalt with respect to time, measured in poises, conducted at 60°C (140°F). The test method utilizes a partial vacuum to ...

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Asphalt Institute Member Portal > Shop > Product Details

The Asphalt Institute (AI) and the Asphalt Emulsion Manufacturers Association (AEMA) are pleased to offer the 4th edition of MS-19, The Basic Asphalt Emulsion Manual. This is the industry's key publication for explaining the characteristics of asphalt emulsions and their uses.

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