Bitumen VG10

Hiwa Oil Co, bitumen VG10 is used mainly as a paving grade, which is suitable for road construction, and maintenance. This grade of bitumen is normally used in the manufacturing of hot mix asphalt for pavement bases and wearing courses.

Bitumen VG10 is specified by the Viscosity test. and one of the most used bitumen grade for paving constructions.


Guaranty and safety of bitumen VG10

Hiwa Oil Co, guaranty the quality of bitumen VG10, while inspecting by international inspection companies, the both quality and quantity of Bitumen VG10, at loading port before loading and completing containers stuffing. The Bitumen VG10 also has its own prove of product quality of each batches by QC, while producing in refinery and before shipping. Hiwa Oil Co, guarantees the quality, according to following specification.

Bitumen VG10Specification
Absolute Viscosity at 60ºC, PoisesMin. 800
Kinematic Viscosity at 135ºC, cStMin. 250
Flash Point (Cleveland Open Cup) ºCMin. 220
Solubility in trichloroethylene, %Min. 99
Softening Point. (R&B), ºCMin. 40
Penetration @25ºC, 0.1 mm 100 gm, 5 sec80-100
Tests on residue from thin film oven tests/RTFOT
i) Viscosity ratio at 60ºCMax. 4.0
ii) Ductility at 25ºC, cm, after thin-film oven testMin. 75
Specific Gravity @ 27/27 ºCMin. 0.99