Blacklidge Emulsions Technical Advancement (BETA) Lab R&D is an AMRL certified (AAP AASHTO R18) testing laboratory that offers full-service testing and development capabilities to the waterproofing, protective coatings, specialty asphalts, and asphalt paving industries.

Our state-of-the-art facility provides for a full-range of laboratory services, to include:

  • Full SHRP testing and PG Grading
  • Asphalt Emulsion Testing
  • Binder Viscosity Grading Tests

In addition to routine and specified testing services, BETA R&D provides design, development and technical support for all your liquid asphalt and emulsified asphalt research needs. BETA’s research team offers more than 60 years of combined technical expertise in the asphalt technology industries. BETA R&D represents reliability and professionalism by being trained in state, federal, AASHTO and ASTM test methods. From technical support and service to product development and improvement, BETA is your technology source.