ASPHALT BATCH MIX PLANT WITH RAP

FAB INDIA modified standard models FAB1500 and FAB2000 with, Reclaimed Asphalt Pavement (RAP) system.

Environmental stewardship is designated as a major focus area of Ministry of road transport and highways strategic plan. The federal highway body supports and promotes the use of recycled materials in pavement construction is an effort to preserve the natural environment, reduce waste, and provide a cost effective material for constructing highways. In fact, the primary objective is to encourage the use of recycled materials in the construction of highways to the maximum economical and practical extent possible with equal or improved performance.

There are three key requirements that must be satisfied for asphalt pavement recycling to be successful. Recycled asphalt pavements must :

  • Be cost effective,
  • Be environmentally responsible, and
  • Perform well.

In order to satisfy these requirements, following specific objectives to encourage asphalt pavement recycling :

Encourage the use of recycled material in the construction of highways to the maximum economical and practical extent possible with equal or improved performance ; Promote the use of Reclaimed Asphalt Pavement (RAP) because the utilization of RAP can have the greatest economical, environmental, and engineering impact in pavement recycling. High-RAP content is defined as greater than 20% and may exceed 30%.


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