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In case you wondered…some FAQs

In case you wondered…some FAQs

Is the process really zero waste? Yes! This is at the core of the Thermal Road Repairs (TRR) method. Our patented technology heats up the failed and failing material in and around a pothole or defect, mixes it with new materials if required and then re-compacts the...

Amount of potholes filled in an 8 hour shift

Amount of potholes filled in an 8 hour shift

When it comes to fixing potholes, faster isn't always better. But what if the repair was longer-lasting, more cost effective and greener too? Thermal Road Repairs is a green technology company which supplies systems to improve the quality, cost and time efficiency of...

Preparing for the e-scooter invasion

Preparing for the e-scooter invasion

On 25 August this year e-scooter rental firm Voi celebrated three years in business. Since the company launched in Stockholm, Sweden in 2018, it has created schemes in 70 cities and 11 countries, and its users have completed over 60 million trips. We are a little...

Roads that fix themselves

Roads that fix themselves

Highways England, Costain and the University of Cambridge have recently been awarded funding from the Engineering and Physical Sciences Research Council (EPSRC), part of UK Research and Innovation, to investigate intelligent road repair. The idea is that these clever...

Grow-your-own bitumen

Grow-your-own bitumen

Here’s an interesting way to reduce the carbon footprint of road construction: replace some of the bitumen in the asphalt with wood. That isn’t quite as crazy as it sounds. PEAB Asfalt in Sweden is using lignin, a plant-derived polymer that has been extracted from...

How is graphene helping save carbon on UK’s roads?

How is graphene helping save carbon on UK’s roads?

At the heart of the Thermal Road Repairs system is technology that makes pothole and defect repairs permanent; that is, they will last as long as the road surface surrounding them. So, as well as the carbon saved in the process itself, there will be future carbon...

The challenges of Active Travel schemes

The challenges of Active Travel schemes

Love ‘em or hate ‘em, active travel schemes are coming to a street near you soon. The Government has made its policy on the matter very clear with the promise of £2bn funding over 10 years under its Gear Change strategy. This month [JULY], the All-Party Parliamentary...

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