Paving Expo 2023 – the event that will hold its 6th edition in São Paulo, confirming itself as the main business environment for the country’s road infrastructure sector – will also have space for the participation of the chemical industry and its construction solutions. The event will be a stage to present the successful causes and projects that are going to happen in Brazil.
Genius will be one of the companies that will present and discuss the chemistry behind the used, or rather under, the pavement of Brazilian roads. Julian Gewehr, the company’s technical and commercial manager for South America, says the work that Ingevity has done and how it works across the pavement chain: bitumen suppliers, designers, construction companies, technical bodies of public administrations, research in universities and private. factories
He says that being present at the main event in Brazil is important for Ingevity to confirm that it is an innovative and proactive company in the market. “We are using some new projects that we are working on in Brazil, such as the structural recycling of roads with bitumen emulsion and the use of heated bitumen mixes with recycled bitumen (RAP), which are technical advances with additional reductions and better costs in the field. environmental.”
The artist will also promote a workshop to present his work in Brazil, which will be accompanied by guests. The topic to be discussed will be “Pavement Conservation and Structural Recovery of roads”, showing which techniques can be applied to the conservation of pavements, such as micro-containers, recycled base with bitumen emulsion and the adoption of heated bitumen mixed with recycled bitumen.