Road Construction Lab

Welcome on the pages of the Road Construction Lab at the Institute of Civil Engineering

Visiting address:

Zentrum für Maritime Technologie und Seefischmarkt

Wischhofstraße 1-3 (Gebäude 10A)

24148 Kiel


Student Assistent

Louisa Gertig


Lab staff

Dipl.-Ing. (FH) Andreas Horton - Contact


Fields of competence

  • Asphalt Road Construction
  • Asphalt Road Maintenance
  • Aggregates
  • Bituminous binders

Course offerings

  • Determination of bulk density of aggregates
  • Determination of softening point of ring and ball
  • Determination of needle penetration
  • Determination of breaking point according to Fraaß
  • Production of Marshall samples with the Marshall compactor
  • Sieve analysis of aggregates
  • Determination of grip from asphalt samples
  • Determination of ductility and determination of permeability of asphalt samples