Switching to LNG Can Simplify Life for Asphalt Manufacturers

Featured Article Jan 01 2019

There is no lack of challenges confronting asphalt manufacturers in today’s highly-competitive, cost-driven marketplace. Project bidding processes are complicated by wide swings in the price of fuel, which is a critical element in any estimate. Compliance with a range of environmental regulations requires constant vigilance. And ensuring workplace safety is an ever-present concern.Recently, a growing number of asphalt manufacturers without cost-effective access to natural gas have discovered a simple solution to addressing each of these challenges. They have switched to using liquified natural gas (LNG) to fuel their stationary and temporary asphalt production facilities. They are finding LNG to be more stable in terms of price, more sustainable and much safer than fuels traditionally used to produce


Date released: Jan 01 2019