Best Practice

LOCATION: Construction/delivery site ARTICLE YEAR 2008
ACTIVITY: Production and Processing COMPANY: Lafarge Aggregates
SUB ACTIVITY: Asphalt & coated stone COMPANY LOCATION: Stansted Airport
BEST PRACTICE No: BP529 COMPANY TEL: 07803 953640
COUNTRY OF ORIGIN: United Kingdom
TITLE
Bitumen delivery point improvement
ARTICLE
Concerns were raised by employees after an incident involving a flange coupling failure at another site, which caused hot bitumen to spill during the filling operation.

A device was designed to overcome this that channeled the ‘blow-out’ of bitumen safely downwards.
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