Research for AASHTO Standing Committee on Highways. Task 400. Effect of Elevation on Rolling Thin Film Oven Aging of Asphalt Binders

The objective of this research is to develop a standard method for adjusting rolling thin film oven (RTFO) aging times based on laboratory elevation. This adjustment shall eliminate the inconsistencies in test results obtained from laboratories at different elevations.


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  • Status: Completed
  • Funding: $99988
  • Contract Numbers:

    Project 20-07, Task 400

  • Sponsor Organizations:

    National Cooperative Highway Research Program

    Transportation Research Board
    500 Fifth Street, NW
    Washington, DC  United States  20001

    American Association of State Highway and Transportation Officials (AASHTO)

    444 North Capitol Street, NW
    Washington, DC  United States  20001

    Federal Highway Administration

    1200 New Jersey Avenue, SE
    Washington, DC  United States  20590
  • Project Managers:

    Harrigan, Edward

  • Performing Organizations:

    Advanced Asphalt Technologies, LLC

    108 Powers Court, Suite 100
    Sterling, VA  United States  20166-9321
  • Principal Investigators:

    Bonaquist, Ramon

  • Start Date: 20161115
  • Expected Completion Date: 20181130
  • Actual Completion Date: 0
  • Source Data: RiP Project 41356

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Filing Info

  • Accession Number: 01620022
  • Record Type: Research project
  • Source Agency: Transportation Research Board
  • Contract Numbers: Project 20-07, Task 400
  • Files: TRB, RIP
  • Created Date: Dec 28 2016 10:46AM