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 News
IAT National Conference 2015

The Pennines Branch is hosting the 2015 Conference. With the Conference taking place on 18 June, Golf and Dinner the preceding day. Full details can be found on the dedicated Conference website:

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
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
M8 M73 M74 Motorway Improvement Project
Graeme Reid, Gabriel Ramos Valtuena, Chris Adair

Scottish Branch
IAT Golf Day

North East & Cumbria Branch Training Day
North East & Cumbria Training Day

South East Branch
AWCCT (Asphalt Waste Containing Coal Tar)
Mr Bob Noakes

Scottish Branch
Warm Mix Asphalts
Bob Allen

Western Branch
The Future of Bitumen
Professor John Read

North East & Cumbria Branch
Annual Race Night

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