Summary for Test 2021-02-08-21-1

Test performed: AASHTO T240-17

Project Information

Project IdentifiersProject ID: 44444
DEA: ASCP
EFIS: ASCP
DIST-CO-RTE-PM59---
Award DateNot set
Closeout DateNot set
Work DescriptionSpecial project for submitting Sample information for Asphalt Supplier Certification Program.
Location DescriptionNot set
QA Service LevelNOT VERIFIED

Sample Information

Sample Taken Date02/08/2021 Sample Unique Key21
Will the laboratory/organization for which you are a member perform testing on this material sample?Yes Date that the sample was received by the laboratory/organization performing the testing03/04/2021
Sample typePreliminary A brief description of the sampleAsphalt Binder
The quantity of what the sample constitutes1 of 3 cans From where was the sample collectedManufacturer
First name of sampler or witnessed byNOT Last name of sampler or witnessed byPROVIDED
Title of sampler Telephone number of sampler
Laboratory sample identification6428M-020821 Linked DIME Sample ID
The fabricator/manufacturer/facility nameValero NuStar PAT Transportation Laboratory (TL) Number
Inspector Lot Number from the Transportation Laboratory (TL) Form Structure unique identifier
Structure name

Material Information

Material TypeAsphalt Binder Performance GradePG 64-28 M
ModifiedYes Lot number
Sublot number Tank numberTK 5003
Time of sample HMA Supplier
Asphalt Binder SupplierValero-NuStar PAT - Pittsburg CA MultigradeNot set
Multigrade TypeNot set HMA Design ID

Test Details

DIME Sample ID: 2021-02-08-21
DIME Test ID: 2021-02-08-21-1
Testing Lab: CT HQ - Sacramento Asphalt Binder Laboratory
Test Method: AASHTO T240-17: Standard Method of Test for Effect of Heat and Air on a Moving Film of Asphalt Binder (Rolling Thin-Film Oven Test)
Test Release Date: 2021-03-19

Test Results


Is mass change based on one or two containers?: Two
Input Type: Measured
Tester's full name: Harish Thakur
Date of test: 03/16/2021
Any material loss from containers during heating process/testing?: No
Mass of empty container #1: 174.483 grams
Mass of empty container #2: 175.126 grams
Mass of container #1 before test (m1i): 210.473 grams
Mass of container #2 before test (m2i): 210.417 grams
Mass of container #1 after test (m1f): 210.268 grams
Mass of container #2 after test (m2f): 210.319 grams
Average mass change:-0.424 percent
General comments (publicly viewable) (Max 1000 characters): as per 2018 standard specs

Test was verified on 3/19/2021