New milestone for Tarstone Road Maintenance Ltd
Sharing our mastic asphalt expertise at the IMAA AGM & Congress 2022
Following 2 difficult years, The IMAA AGM and Congress took place “physically” in Zurich on 22 & 23rd September.
Tarstone Road Maintenance Ltd is a fully signed up Country Federation Member of the IMAA and are honoured to have our Contracts Director Cathal Fahy presenting in person at this years Conference. Cathal talked on the uses of mastic asphalt in ironwork installations and the development of specifications for its use in the last 10 years. A truly prestigious milestone for Tarstone!
The International Mastic Asphalt Association (IMAA) promotes the worldwide cooperation of national associations, specialist organisations, companies and suppliers in the mastic asphalt industry by:
– sharing & promoting exchanges of experiences;
– developing & harmonising standards/technical guidelines;
– making recommendations in the field of mastic asphalt;
– fostering and supporting research;
– offering advice to all relevant parties on the wide application of mastic asphalt
– generally informing and spreading information on the advantages of mastic asphalt as a material to all interested parties.
Cathal says he “was delighted and honoured to be invited to speak at the International Mastic Asphalt Association (IMAA) Congress in Zurich, Switzerland this week. I was able to inform the attendees of how we do things in Ireland & gaining knowledge from so many Country Member Federations was a brilliant experience.”
Polymer Modified Mastic Asphalt (Gussasphalt) in accordance with EN 13108-6:2016, is manufactured by Tarstone Road Maintenance Ltd in our production facility in Navan, Ireland. It is used for specialist road surface systems designed to reinstate the failing surface around ironworks, such as manholes and drainage gullies, which are installed by our trained & certified installers. For more information, click HERE
The Life Cycle Cost and benefits to the circular economy should be considered when selecting the correct bituminous mixture for installation.