Road Materials
Recycled StreetsRecycled Streets

Making traffic more environmentally friendly is not only about vehicle technology. Prof Pilakoutas from the University of Sheffield and his team have created an innovative concrete that saves energy and makes waste tyre recycling economically more attractive

September 2010
Prof. Kypros Pilakoutas: “An economic, long lasting and energy efficient material”Prof. Kypros Pilakoutas: “An economic, long lasting and energy efficient material”

Within the European Research project ECOLANES scientists have developed a dry mix concrete which is reinforced with the recycled steel fibres. Their aim was to make the production of the concrete as energy efficient as possible, and using recycled materials is a key factor

September 2010