Arizona Chemical paving expert Laurent Porot, presenting at the RILEM.

From October 7th up until October 9th, the 8th RILEM SIB International Symposium took place in Ancona, Italy. The RILEM organisation is a Forum for scientists and experts to share and discuss research on materials amongst different Technical Committees. This Rilem symposium was the closing symposium for the RILEM Technical Committee 237-SIB (Testing and characterization of sustainable innovative bituminous materials and systems). About 300 people attended from 27 Countries.

Arizona Chemical paving expert, Laurent Porot, was invited to make a presentation during the workshop “Chemo-Mechanical Characterization of bituminous materials”.

Arizona Chemical was also involved in the two below papers:

  • Bitumen/Aggregate Affinity – Rilem Round Robin Test on Rolling Bottle Test, Laurent Porot from Arizona Chemical, Jeroen Besamusca from Q8, Hilde Soenen from Nynas, Alex Apeagyei , James Grenfell from Notingham University and Dariusz Sybilski from IBDIM
  • Hot recycling of reclaimed asphalt using a bio-based additive, Andrea Grilli, Edoardo Bocci, Maurizio Bocci from Marche Polytechni Univeristy

To read the Rilem Round Robin Test on Rolling Bottle Test paper go to: