FERREIRA DO ALENTEJO

Operated by Tecnovia S.A. since 2009, the Ferreira do Alentejo Production Centre produces a wide range of aggregates as well as traditional and special bituminous mixtures, and is a well-known supplier for contracts in the Alentejo.

The high quality of the gabbro extracted from the Castelo Ventoso quarry makes it ideal for the manufacturing of rock wool and aggregates for the construction industry.

Located in the municipality of Ferreira do Alentejo, approximately 7 km from the IP8 exit to Odivelas, Castelo Ventoso has good access routes, and material can by dispatched by road or rail, from the Cuba station.

The production and quality control is performed by the Tecnovia laboratory in compliance with the applicable testing standards.

The quality management systems at the Ferreira do Alentejo Production Centre are NP EN ISO 9001 certified, and products carry CE marking in compliance with harmonised product standards.

INFRASTRUTURES

Quarry

Quarry

Workshop

Workshop

Crushing Plant

Crushing Plant

Bituminous Plant

Bituminous Plant

Office

Office

PRODUCTS AND SERVICES

AGGREGATES

The Castelo Ventoso crushing and classification facilities produce a wide range of high quality aggregates which can be used in civil engineering, namely in railways, pavements, ready-mix concrete, precast concrete and bituminous mixtures, including more demanding applications, such as rough drainage layers for road pavements.

The range of available aggregates is predetermined, but other grain sizes can also be produced upon consultation. Performance measurements for aggregates are provided upon request.

AGGREGATES PRODUCED AT THE CASTELO VENTOSO QUARRY
(FERREIRA DO ALENTEJO)

Coarse Sand 0/4

Coarse Sand 0/6

Fine Gravel 4/6

Gravel 6/10

Gravel 6/12

Gravel 6/12 B

Gravel 10/14

Gravel 10/16

Gravel 10/20

Gravel 12/20

Gravel 20/32

ABGE 0/20

ABGE 0/32 (Sub-Base)

ABGE 0/32 (Base)

Sub-ballast 0/32

Riprap 90/180

BITUMINOUS MIXTURES

The Castelo Ventoso plant produces a predetermined range of bituminous mixtures, but other mixtures can be produced upon consultation.

The various types of bituminous mixtures available at the plant are defined, and other types of bituminous mixtures can be produced upon consultation.

Performance measurements for bituminous mixtures are provided upon request.

BITUMINOUS MIXTURES PRODUCED AT CASTELO VENTOSO

(FERREIRA DO ALENTEJO)

AC 4 REG 35/50 (AB)

AC 4 BIN 35/50 (AB)

AC 14 SURF 45/80-60 (BBr)

AC 14 SURF 35/50 (BB)

AC 14 SURF 35/50 (BB) w/ 10% milled constituents

AC 20 BASE/REG/BIN 35/50 (MB)

AC 20 BASE/REG/BIN 35/50 (MB) w/ 20% milled constituents

PA 12.5 SURF PMB 45/80-60 (BBd)

CONTACT INFORMATION

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