Bituminous materials testing
JFTS' bituminous testing services are used for investigating the quality of road and pavement base materials, its application and identifying any potential problem areas.
Testing is an important process in determining whether the bitumen materials meet adequate performance levels. JFTS technicians work sustainably, using our advanced, specialist testing equipment and vehicles, with strict compliance to industry recommended procedures.
Our bituminous testing includes:
|Core log / photo||EN 12697-36|
|Determination of bulk density - Procedure A: Dry||BS EN 12697-6|
|Determination of bulk density - Procedure B: SSD||BS EN 12697-6|
|Determination of bulk density Procedure C: Sealed specimen||BS EN 12697-6|
|Laboratory compaction by vibrationary compactor||BS EN 12697-32|
|Maximum density - Volumetric||BS EN 12697-5|
|Percentage refusal density||BS EN 12697-9 / BS EN 12697-32|
|Soluble binder content and PSD - bottle and filter||BS EN 12697-1|
|Soluble binder content||BS 598-102|
|Washing and drying sieving||BS EN 933-1 / BS EN 12697-2: 2002|