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Perfomance Grade Bitumen

General Uses Of Bitumen

Bitumen in Road Construction: The Backbone of Infrastructure. If you’ve ever traveled by vehicle, bike, or foot, you’ve probably encountered bitumen. Unbeknownst to many, this sticky and tough compound is a crucial component of the asphalt used to build our highways, residential roads, and airport runways. Because of its critical importance, bitumen has been dubbed “the backbone of infrastructure.”Let us…

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Trust Skytrade Global for Your Bitumen Needs in Mombasa

The road construction business is identified with the unwavering quest of longevity and excellence. This voyage has brought experts to one reliable companion: bitumen. This adaptable material is crucial in many building applications, particularly road construction. Today we visit Mombasa, a vibrant port city where the Bitumen trade thrives and Skytrade Global has established itself as the most reliable Bitumen…

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Types of Bitumen/Asphalt

Bitumen varieties Although bitumen has several uses, over 90% of demand is met by its usage in the direct building and maintenance of roads or through the use of asphalt. Bitumen emulsions, cutback bitumen, and paving grades are important bitumen varieties for use in road applications. Paints, sealants, adhesives, enamels, waterproofing, electrical goods, flooring materials, back carpet tiles, land and...
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Perfomance Grade Bitumen

Performance Grade Bitumen (PG Bitumen) is a special type of bitumen that is rated based on its ability to perform under specific conditions. This classification system is founded on a comprehensive understanding of bitumen's properties and behavior and allows for the selection of the most suitable bitumen for a particular project. Key factors that are considered when evaluating the performance...
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The Ultimate Guide to Repairing Your Asphalt Patch

How to Repair Damaged Asphalt Surfaces Many different surfaces, including highways, parking lots, and driveways, are made of asphalt. Nevertheless, weather, traffic, and other factors can cause damage to these surfaces over time. When this occurs, it's critical to fix the broken sections to stop future wear and preserve the durability of the asphalt surface. Asphalt patching is a reliable...
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Emulsion Bitumen

Emulsion Bitumen Emulsion bitumen is a waterproofing material created through the process of forcing air into liquid bitumen. This results in a substance with a high penetration value, which indicates its hardness, making it ideal for use in cold climates and for heavy traffic areas where its low viscosity offers additional benefits. Hot mix bitumen products normally contain this form...
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