Highway Laboratory

The Highway Engineering Laboratory is a teaching and research laboratory, equipped to conduct standard tests for asphalt pavement design and paving materials for undergraduate teaching in the department of Civil Engineering-University of Raparin. It is also equipped to support the local companies in designing asphalt mixes and process most important tests on Asphalt concrete.

The following experiments can be conducted in the Highway laboratory.

·         Proctor Compaction

·         Modified Compaction

·         Field Density by Sand Cone

·         Field Density by Core Cutter

·         California Bearing Ration (CBR)

·         Penetration

·         Flash and Fire point

·         Softening Point

·         Ductility

·         Marshall Stability


Lecturer in Charge:    MSc. Bryar Qadir Ahmed

Assistance:                Balwez Rostam