08/11/2017 News

Total Bitumen at the annual IAT conference

Total Bitumen recently attended the Institute of Asphalt Technology Annual Conference on 15 June to host an exhibition stand and attend the 51st IAT Presidents Dinner.

At the dinner Amanda Holt our Asphalt Technologist accepted an award for  “ Outstanding Performance” for her work on Asphalt Pavement Technology whilst studying with the IAT at Derby University. The award sponsors were “The Worshipful Company of Paviors.”

Well done Amanda and all the other award winners presented on the evening.

The theme of the conference was “Driving Forward” and featured sessions from prominent industry speakers such as Michael Nolan CEO of Transport Infrastructure Ireland, Dr Thierry Goger , Secretary General, FEHRL – Europre’s Road Research Centre and motivational talk from Irish International Rugby star Gordan D’Arcy.

From the presentations it was clear the asphalt and bitumen industry is moving forward at a fast pace with new technologies and working methods. Safety, supply chain security, skills and asset management topics where all key areas addressed. In line with these messages click here to view a short film on how Total Bitumen can assist your business in providing best practice in Asset Management.