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any of various naturally occurring impure mixtures of hydrocarbons

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EN 13632:2010 Bitumen and bituminous binders--visualisation of polymer dispersion in polymer modified bitumen.
Sub-bituminous: This lesser grade of bituminous is used almost exclusively for power generation.
Apply a 1/32- to 1/8-in thick coating of epoxy or bituminous to the box.
Partners include the Minnesota Office of Environmental Assistance, Pollution Control Agency and Department of Transportation, the Solid Waste Management Coordinating Board, Bituminous Roadways, Inc.
It's fairly typical that after a period of summer heat, bituminous felt flat roofs become stretched and soft.
Roll goods producer Johns Manville, Wertheim, Germany, will present polyester spunbond, glass fiber nonwovens and glass fiber fabrics for bituminous roofing felts as well as spunbonded and glass fiber nonwovens for floor coverings.
It contains up-to-date technical information on how to obtain samples and perform engineering tests and calculations on soils, bituminous paving mixtures, and concrete.
A method in which a flexible outer barrier layer is applied to at least that part of the object most vulnerable to decay, a bituminous substance is provided between the outer barrier layer and the object, and the barrier layer is heated so as to melt the bituminous substance sufficiently for it to bond intimately to the wooden object.
The UMW had somewhat easier times in reaching regional trade agreements in bituminous coal areas (union contracts there, in fact, helped stabilize competitive conditions among the operators).
An interim agreement was reached between the four-member Independent Bituminous Coal Bargaining Alliance and the United Mine Workers for about 7,500 miners in Alabama, Pennsylvania, Virginia, and West Virginia.
The Coal Mining in China industry is engaged in mining, washing and processing of bituminous coal and anthracite coal (both are types of black coal).
Tenders are invited for improvement of existing bituminous carriageway of madhusudan banerjee road by laying semi-dense bituminous carpet_ mastic asphalt over bituminous macadam base course and profile corrective course from 0_00 km to 7_30 kmp during 2015_2016_under 14th
However, geological studies have demonstrated that Morocco ranks seventh in bituminous rock reserves in the world with an estimated 50 billion barrels of oil of bituminous rock deposits found in the northern, central and southern regions of the country [1].
Bituminous Insurance Companies' rating affirmations reflect its strong capitalization, as well as strong and consistent operating profitability.
Tenders are invited for Providing, laying and compaction of readymade Bituminous (HMP) mix for Dense Bituminous Macadam DBM) 50 mm thick (Compacted) for correction work and Bituminous Concrete (BC) 30 mm thick (compacted) for resurfacing works 2015-16 between Km 36.