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At the International Exhibition «Road 2019» research Center «Gazprom Neft» introduced the rules for bituminous material, which increases the life cycle of the road by 3-4 years.
To achieve such indicators for specialists «Gazprom Neft» succeeded by developing a new composition capable of penetrating cracks. The new material binds the components of the asphalt concrete mixture, forming a protective layer on the road surface.
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The protective and restorative composition lays down on the road with the help of a mobile mechanized complex. The coating has already been tested on the roads of the Smolensk and Leningrad regions, as well as St. Petersburg. The technology is expected to work on all Russian roads.
Ready the material is transported in clovertainers, special cuboid containers. Such packaging is convenient for long-term storage in warehouses. The initial characteristics of bitumen do not change throughout the year..
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text: Dmitry Tokarev, photo: gazprom-neft.ru