Liquid AsphaltTuesday, July 5th, 2011
Liquid asphalt is a petroleum product. A barrel of oil is 42 gallons, which produces 44 gallons of product. Depending on the type of crude oil, it will produce between 2 and 5 gallons of liquid asphalt.
Liquid asphalt arrives in Baltimore by truck, train and cargo ship. The picture below is of one of the largest liquid asphalt cargo ships in the world.
Flanigan recycles 100% of the asphalt from its projects. Asphalt is the most recycled product in the United States. By recycling as much as possible, we ensure the sustainability of our business practices.