The installation of our coated macadam plant was completed in 2001. Since then Morris & Perry have carved out our own niche in a highly competitive market on the basis of service, product and price. We’ve strived to produce and deliver high quality, versatile asphalt that is suitable for a range of uses. With the use of our range of vehicles, we can transport large quantities of asphalt and even provide an onsite service to ensure that our customers get what they’re searching for when they come to us.
At Morris and Perry, we pride ourselves on providing an efficient and professional service for all of our customers. In order to ensure that we can give our customers the best that we can produce, we work closely with them and communicate constantly; by doing this, we can make sure that our customers receive the service and product that suits them the most.
Morris & Perry Asphalt Plant - Gurney Slade Quarry
Products generally to BS4987-1 in limestone
Collected or delivered - minimum load 1 tonne
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Asphalt/Macadam Laying Guidance (Material Thickness)
RECOMMENDED LAYING DEPTHS
Nominal layer Thickness
|SMA 10 Surf LS 0.4% Fibres||20 – 30mm||15mm|
|SMA 6 Surf 70/100 LS 0.4% Fibres||25 – 35mm||20mm|
|AC 10 Close Surface LS||30 – 40mm||25mm|
|AC 14 Close Graded Surface Course LS||40 – 55mm||35mm|
|AC 20 Dense Bin LS||50 –100mm||40mm|
Coverage - m2 – TONNES CALCULATION
|At an average thickness of||1 tonne will cover|
|20mm||18 – 24 m2|
|25mm||15 – 19 m2|
|30mm||13 – 15 m2|
|40mm||10 - 12 m2|
|50mm||8 – 10 m2|
|60mm||7 – 8.5 m2|
|75mm||5 – 6.5 m2|
|100mm||4 – 5 m2|
Relates to Dense, Medium, Close Graded and SMA.
Open graded will give greater coverage.
OUR DELIVERY VEHICLES
- 4 wheelers (2 axle) - carry approx 10 tonnes
- 6 wheelers (3 axle) - carry approx 16 tonnes (Pictured)
- 8 wheelers (4 axle) - carry approx 20 tonnes
- Optimum £/tonne load = 16 tonnes and above
Vehicles are insulated and are available with chutes for hand lay if required