|Copies of the presentations made at the Conference read more..|
|AAPA and Austroads have updated two Work Tips. They are Work Tip 15: Asphalt Production Process Control and Work Tip 17: Air Voids in Asphalt. read more..|
AAPA Advisory Note 7 is general guide to the heating and storage of bituminous binders used in sprayed sealing and asphalt applications. This latest version now includes binders from the Austroads Specifications Framework for Polymer Modified and Multigrade Bitumens, AG:PT/T190. read more..
The Guide to the Manufacture, Storage and Handling of Polymer Modifed Binders has been released as a replacement for the previous version entitled Code of Practice: Manufacture, Storage and Handling of Polymer Modified Binders, which was published in June 2004. read more..
Christmas edition of AAPA Newsletter now available. read more..
|For a brief overview of AAPA's flexible pavements training courses, download this brochure. For more comprehensive descriptions go to COURSE OUTLINES and COURSE BROCHURES read more..|
|Those in our industry know that working with bitumen can be dangerous due to its high temperatures and latent heat. We also know that the health and safety practices adopted by all AAPA members across the whole of Australia are designed to protect workers from health and safety incidents. read more..|
The Victorian Branch of AAPA recently presented at a series of IPWEA regional forums on Effective Maintenance on Limited Budgets. AAPA’s presentation, Value for Money with Periodic Maintenance highlighted the importance of maintenance to achieve successful asset management. read more..
|AAPA recently supported IPWEA Western Australia's Annual State Confernce. This Conference was held in March 2012 read more..|
|Alert in Australia. There are travelling con men moving around Australia offering cheap asphalt driveways. read more..|
The new BP bitumen and marine fuel import facility in Brisbane was formally opened by the Honourable Craig Wallace, Minister for Main Roads, Fisheries and Marine Infrastructure, Queensland, on 15th November 2011. read more..
|Conference Papers are available read more..|
|AAPA and its members, in conjunction with Austroads, has commenced a major project to validate the performance of Warm Mix Asphalt read more..||
|The AAPA Technical Conference will be held in Brisbane, 2-25 September 2013 read more..|
|The Bailey method is a practical tool used in hot mix asphalt design and quality control. It is widely used in the USA and Canada among other countries, and is expected to bring great benefits to the industry in Australia read more..|
|Providing training to locations as distant as Perth, Darwin, Townsville, Brisbane, Sydney, Grafton, Wagga Wagga, Bendigo, Melbourne and Adelaide, there is sure to be a venue close to you. If not, just ask, and we will endeavour to satisfy your requirements. read more..|
|For more information on the Argus Asian Bitumen 2012 Conference held in Sentosa Singapore on the 10-12 October 2012 read more..|
|Australian Asphalt Pavement Association held a Study Tour in conjunction with the Eurobitume and Euroasphalt Conference. read more..|
|The Asphalt Pavement Solutions - For Life project is a major project being undertaken by AAPA. It aims to highlight the advantages of long life asphalt pavement read more..|
|Australian Asphalt Pavement Association held a Study Tour of South Africa in conjunction with CAPSA'11 conference during 3 to 19 September 2011. read more..|
|Bitumen at elevated temperatures can lead to major burns if not handled correctly. Therefore anyone handling this material must use appropriate equipment and follow safe procedures. read more..|