Shell Bitumen paves the way for young engineers

14-Jul-2016

Shell Bitumen paved the way for more than 200 students from 29 countries around the world to put their energy efficient vehicles through their paces at the Shell Eco-marathon Europe by laying the temporary race track at London’s Queen Elizabeth Olympic Park in under 48 hours.

A Look into the Future

14-Jul-2016

As a global business Shell places great emphasis on innovation. Apart from our business divisions for oil and gas exploration and extraction (Upstream), processing and marketing of oil products (Downstream) and the integrated gas trade (Integrated Gas), Shell also has a separate division – Projects and Technologies - where all research and development works are concentrated.

Shell and NIHC completes road trial project

27-May-2016

Today, 27 May 2016, Shell and National Infrastructure Holdings Co Ltd (NIHC) celebrated the opening of road trial project along Pyinmana Myo Shuang Road, near Nay Pyi Taw International Airport. This project is supervised by the Ministry of Construction.

World expert in Bitumen technology meets key stakeholders in Asia

29-Sep-2015

From 29 September 2015, Shell General Manager of Bitumen Technology, Professor John Read, begins his tour of four of Asia’s fastest growing economies – Indonesia, Thailand, Malaysia and the Philippines, where he will present the latest insights in bitumen technology to key stakeholders, including government ministers, airport operators and contractors. These insights are part of the latest updates featured in the Shell Bitumen Handbook, Sixth Edition, authored by John and his team of Shell bitumen experts.

Shell receives award for outstanding contribution to Bitumen research

18-Sep-2015

Last night, at the Radisson Blu Hotel, Istanbul Sisli, Shell Bitumen accepted the 2015 Global Road Achievement Award for Research from the International Road Federation (IRF). The awards ceremony was attended by thought leaders from across the industry and fellow award winners including the UAE Ministry of Public Works, CECI Engineering Consultants, the Australian Department of Foreign Affairs & Trade and the Indonesian Directorate General of Highways, Ministry of Public Works and Housing. Frank Beer, Shell Bitumen’s Regional Technical Manager, Europe & Africa, accepted the award on behalf of the Shell Bitumen team.

Shell Paves Lanzhou Airport Expressway, Ready to Support China’s Infrastructure Boom

11-Aug-2015

Shell Bitumen has completed the resurfacing of Lanzhou’s airport expressway, connecting Lanzhou Zhongchuan Airport to the city centre, almost 70 kilometres away. The newly built expressway was formally launched on 2 July 2015, after a successful onsite inspection by a 100-member contingent from the Gansu Expressway Bureau, led by the Deputy Director of the Gansu Communications Department, as well as road bureau directors from14 cities in Gansu province and engineering experts in June 2015.

Shell publishes sixth edition of bitumen handbook

16-Feb-2015

Shell has once again demonstrated its commitment and leadership in bitumen technology by publishing a sixth edition of the Shell Bitumen Handbook. The handbook is considered by many in the industry as the definitive guide to asphalt paving technology. Today, it is used as a key reference by contractors and civil engineers around the world.

Shell Bitumen lays ground for growth in Indonesia

09-Feb-2015

In 2011, the Indonesian government set up its Master Plan for Acceleration and Expansion of Indonesia Economic Development (MP3EI) which included the establishment of reliable infrastructure to support the increased activity associated with the rapid urbanisation in Indonesia.

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