The equivalent of more than a million used car tyres can now be recycled to make high quality crumb rubber bitumen for Australian roads in a partnership between Puma Bitumen and Tyre Stewardship Australia
Ahead of the opening of a new bitumen modification facility in Port Botany, Roads & Infrastructure sits down with Puma Bitumen Australia’s General Manager, Phil Chirnside, to learn about the company’s capabilities and worldwide connections.
Puma Bitumen is partnering with a major French construction company Eiffage to bring GB5 base course mix to Australia. Through a demonstration with Boral, Puma is hoping to embed the mix as commonplace for Australian roads.
Puma Bitumen’s new crumb rubber modified binder is set to become a standout in its suite of high performance road binders.
Puma Energy’s bitumen business has announced its first, successful demonstration of the new OLEXOCRUMB, a crumb rubber binder on a public road.