|Elco Richmond operates a 12,000 MT of state-of-the art storage facility in Port Khaled, Sharjah, for import and distribution of Bulk Bitumen to the UAE, Oman and neighboring countries. This is the largest bitumen storage facility in the UAE and Oman. Elco Richmond also produces cutback bitumen such as medium, rapid and slow curing types, and various grades of cationic and anionic emulsions.
In technical collaboration with Sinopec Corp, Elrich offers Donghai® Polymer Modified Bitumen (PMB) Binders to the pavement construction industry in United Arab Emirates and Sultanate of Oman.
Elrich’s operations utilize sophisticated manufacturing facilities, including a European high shear mill unit. An advanced Quality Control (QC) facility for Bitumen and PMB is also located at the plant site. The QC facility is capable of testing the full range of bitumen and PMB binders to AASHTO, ASTM and CEN specifications encompassing performance gradation, penetration and viscosity gradation.
Elrich offers PMB Binders in conformity with Performance Graded Specifications (AASHTO M320), European Specifications (EN 14023) and other international specifications as required by individual project specifications.