Quantity of FRAC: 2144 Ton Equivalents (TE)
Deployment Method: Manual method w/ one Technician
Fiber Mixing Days: 3
Sold By: Site Supply, Inc.
The Intel HQ job was a 2 acre parking lot site on the NW corner of their campus. The job was delayed approximately three weeks due to weather conditions (rain), but the scheduled mix days had a brief window that allowed for start, even though the conditions still had intermittent light rain occur sporadically during the two day mix/lay.
The Owner intent on this job was to vet the use of ACE Fiber for the purpose of continuous spec-usage for sites in North America. The collective response from owner, contractor, producer and paver was excellent. All parties agreed that the seamless process of product-to-pave was of the highest merit. All contracting parties have agreed to look to ACE Fiber for upcoming projects (and beyond); and the owner is under positive evaluation for further site recommendations.
CBC Engineering supplied a PE technician to perform the mix for the job. The pre-con meeting was held the afternoon prior to the start to orient the Lakeside Hillsboro plant operations manager with the mix intent; as well as provide a means to educate the tech on plant site protocols. At 5:30 am the next morning, the plant personnel and the tech conducted a safety session. Mixing started approximately 6:38am and finished at 3:44pm; producing 1404 Tons. The next morning mixing started at 6:14am and finished at 1:46pm; producing 740 Tons. A certified average deployment of 4.25 ounces of aramid was deployed into the mix. A certified average deployment of 4.25 ounces of ACE Fiber was deployed into the mix; yielding an average of 2.125 ounces of aramid into the HMA.
ACE Fiber is manufactured by Surface Tech, headquartered in Portland, Oregon. Founded in 2013, Surface Tech is committed to developing the most advanced additives for concrete and asphalt, not only adding strength and durabiliy, but improving the sustainability of these materials.
Reproduced with permission from Surface Tech
Owner: Intel Corp.
Contractor: LCD; Plant: Lakeside; Paver: Brix
Completion Date: 2016
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