Bituminous definition

Bituminous means a material, consisting mainly of hydrocarbons and soluble in carbon disulfide, that is obtained from natural deposits or as residue from the distillation of crude petroleum oils or of low grades of coal.
Bituminous means “[l]ike or containing bitumen,” which is “[a]ny of various flammable mixtures of hydrocarbons and other substances, occurring naturally or obtained by distillation from coal or petroleum, that are a component of asphalt and tar and are used for surfacing roads and for waterproofing.” American Heritage Dictionary, supra, at 189.

Examples of Bituminous in a sentence

  • Bituminous materials cost adjustments may be positive or negative but will only be made when there is a difference between the BPIL and BPIP in excess of five percent, as calculated by: Percent Difference = {(BPIL – BPIP) ÷ BPIL} × 100 Bituminous materials cost adjustments will be calculated for each calendar month in which applicable bituminous material is placed; and will be paid or deducted when all other contract requirements for the work placed during the month are satisfied.

  • Bituminous material cost adjustments will be made to provide additional compensation to the Contractor, or credit to the Department, for fluctuations in the cost of bituminous materials when optioned by the Contractor.

  • Bituminous Paint: Cold-applied asphalt emulsion complying with ASTM D 1187.

  • Bituminous materials cost adjustments will be computed as follows.

  • Material Hauled to Disposal Area) Bituminous MixtureMachine Placed: Bid or Invoice Price + $31 per ton Hand Placed: Bid or Invoice Price + $48 per Ton704Temporary Traffic ControlFlagging$32 per MHREach listed item is referenced to the Standard Specifications by Section number and Section name.

  • Bituminous Coating: Cold-applied asphalt emulsion complying with ASTM D 1187.

  • Type B bituminous concrete shall be the 3/4" (19.0 mm) Nominal Maximum Aggregate Size and the Bituminous Concrete Base Course (BCBC) shall be the 1" (25.0 mm) Nominal Maximum Aggregate Size.

  • RAP (Recycled Asphalt Pavement): Bituminous concrete pavement mechanically processed to a homogenous consistency to be recycled through the production plant for use in a new bituminous concrete mixture.

  • Bituminous Pavement Patching of concrete pavement and the repair or replacement of any subgrade material authorized by the Engineer will be measured by the square yard (square meter) of completed and accepted work regardless of depth.

  • Bituminous Pavement Patching of flexible pavement and the repair or replacement of any subgrade material authorized by the Engineer will be measured by one of the methods described in Paragraph 1.b. based upon the depth of the patch.

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