Document Actions

Presentation

Share Share

Laboratory activities focus on the study and analysis of materials used in road construction, particularly those used in asphalt mixes.

 

Among the laboratory´s various research lines is the development of new testing procedures for bituminous mixes, including direct transile testing and shear testing  for evaluating asphalt layer binding tests, both patented by the Universidad Politecnica de Catalunya. The laboratory is also working to develop new pavement materials, along with ways to reuse waste materials to prolong pavement life and minimize environmental damage.

 

The laboratory teaches undergraduate and postgraduate engineering courses, and offers technical assistance to asphalt manufacturers, construction companies, and highway administrations in the areas of product development and road construction quality-control.

  • Staff
  • Test equipments
  • Projectes i línies d'investigació

Adress

C/ Jordi Girona 1-3
Edifici B1 Campus Nord
08034 Barcelona

Tel: 93 401 70 85 - 93 401 73 67
Fax: 93 401 72 64
e-mail: lab.camins[arroba]upc.edu
last modified : April 2012
Aquest web utilitza cookies pròpies per oferir-li una millor experiència i servei. En continuar amb la navegació entenem que accepta la nostra política de cookies.
RSS RSS  Accessibility  Disclaimer   Department of Transport and Regional Planning. ITT.
© UPC (open in new window) . Universitat Politècnica de Catalunya · BarcelonaTech