Highway Research Record

II. PAVEMENT ENGINEERING AND PAVING MATERIALS
2. FLEXIBLE PAVEMENT
ON GOING PROJECTS
Field Trial of Polymer Modified Bitumen (SBS type) on NH-1A, Jawahar Tunnel, J&K

Date of Start: October 2004
Indian Oil Corporation Ltd, R&D Centre, Faridabad (R)

Present Status & Progress

Test track of one kilometer length was laid on NH-1A near Jawahar Tunnel using Polymer Modified Bitumen. The performance evaluation of the test track has commenced since May 2005 and continues at a regular interval of six months.