Welcome to the Institute of Asphalt Technology

The Institute is the professional body for persons working in the field of asphalt technology and related disciplines. Membership of the Institute includes personnel from the road contracting and supply industries, local authorities, universities, research organisations, consultants etc.

The IAT is a non-profit Institute and the membership forms a network of technical personnel in the UK, Ireland and overseas.

If this is your first visit, please read the About Us page.

IAT 2015 Yearbook

Available to read now!

  • Almost 100 pages of content, including:-
  • 10 technical papers, 9 of these brand new
  • Comment from the Presidents
  • Reports from Council Committees and Branches
  • Plus all regular features
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Members click here to read now
Member-get-Member Promotion

Recommend a friend/colleague to join the IAT and receive a bonus for doing so, click here for more details.

IAT Golden Awards

The Institute's new intiative to encourage students to focus on asphalt. In the form of Branch and Presidential awards, click here for more details.

Become an IAT Member - online!
Our application process is now completed wholly online, from submission to acceptance. This system can also be used for membership upgrades. For more information on the values of being a member, click here.
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Forthcoming IAT Events Summary
Scottish Branch
Developments in Ground Penetrating Radar
Dr Michael Gordon

Irish Branch
The Works - Installation of Asphalt
Garrett Doherty

Northern Ireland Branch
The Future of Bitumen
Prof. John Read

Western Branch
A Short History of Asphalt
Dr Tony Stock

Pennines Branch
The Future of Bitumen
Prof. John Read


Irish Branch Training Day
IAT - Road Engineers Training Course (2 Day)

For a complete list of events (including non-IAT), please click here.