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    Friday, April 29th, 2022

    The Asphalt Group Difference

    At Asphalt Group, our mission is to help improve the in-service performance of asphalt pavements, from design to installation, by extending pavement life and reducing the demand for reactive maintenance. We offer proactive solutions to prolonging pavement life, which, along with technical support from our manufacturers Saint Gobain, secure our title as the pavement performance 


    Sunday, April 24th, 2022

    Asphalt Group appoints Stephen Cooke as MD, paving the way for a bright new era

    Asphalt Group, the pavement performance specialists, have appointed Stephen Cooke as managing director. Stephen picks up the baton from outgoing MD Howard Cooke, who founded the business twenty years ago. Under Stephen’s leadership, Asphalt Group will continue to be the experts in providing sustainable and safe solutions that extend the life of asphalt and protect 


    Friday, November 5th, 2021

    The Asphalt Group are exhibiting at Road Expo Scotland SEC Glasgow 1 & 2 December 2021 Stand No. D50

    Come and visit the Asphalt Group team on Stand No. D50 to learn more about our proactive approach to extend pavement life and reduce maintenance with our 3 group companies. Asphalt Reinforcement Services: Specialises in reducing destabilisation, deformation, and cracking of asphalt overlay by supplying and installing the GlasGrid® range of geosynthetic and geogrid products that 


    Friday, March 5th, 2021

    Asphalt Group MD, Howard Cooke, appointed to the Highways Sector Council

    ‘I am delighted to announce my appointment to become a member of the Highways Sector Council’, says Howard. ‘The Council brings together industry and government to transform the highways sector by taking advantage of new technologies and working to deliver economic, environmental and social benefits for all highway users, taxpayers and the wider society.’ As 


    Friday, February 26th, 2021

    The Asphalt Group signs the CIHT Diversity & Inclusion Charter

    The Asphalt Group and its Companies, Asphalt Reinforcement Services, Asphalt Surface Dressing and Asphalt Preservation Services, have long believed and practised diversity and inclusion in our HR strategy. Diversity and inclusion empower our workforce to do the best possible jobs they can no matter what role, department, ethnicity, background or gender. The proof is in 


    Thursday, October 29th, 2020

    Potholes. What is the long-term solution?

    Every 60 minutes RAC patrols attend a pothole-related breakdown. The inevitable colder conditions with Winter drawing close will trigger even more potholes. There is no doubt that potholes are causing many motorists and cyclists increasing distress during their journeys, damaging their vehicles and creating treacherous road conditions. But is just filling them in going to 


    Friday, July 17th, 2020

    Helping to shape the future of our transport infrastructure

    Key members of the Asphalt Group management team, Stephen Cooke and Gerald Byrne have lent their experience and enthusiasm to inspire real change to the industry through their work in senior roles at The Charted Institute of Highways and Transport (CIHT) and Institute of Asphalt Technology (IAT). Stephen, Asphalt Group’s Commercial and Operations Manager, became the Chair 


    Monday, February 24th, 2020

    CIHT South West Annual Conference 2020

    Asphalt Group will be attending the CIHT South West Annual Conference on the 27th February 2020 where we will be showcasing our knowledge of extending the life of asphalt and how this helps the environment. We look forward to seeing you there. “Reinvigorating and rejuvenating the South West economy will have a lasting positive impact 


    Tuesday, January 28th, 2020

    The Welsh Highways Conference 2020

    Asphalt Group are pleased to be exhibiting the Welsh Highways Conference this year, the event will be taking place on the 30th January 2020. We will be showcasing our innovative systems to extend the life of asphalt. Feel free to drop by and have a chat with one of our specialists. “This one day conference 


    Monday, August 19th, 2019


    Reflective cracking destroys surface continuity, decreases structural strength, allows water to enter sub-layers and increases noise levels and is a major problem for highway engineers. According to The Department for Transport (DfT) figures, urban traffic congestion caused by highway interventions costs the economy billions of pounds a year and reflective cracking is a significant cause 

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