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Long-life asphalt pavement: Red Bluff lessons
Caltrans Senior Engineer Sean Shepard (I-5 Red Bluff job) and Caltrans Resident Engineer John Bailey (I-5 Weed job) share ...
Long Live Asphalt Pavements
The perpetual pavement project on California’s I-5 has sparked a trend in the state for asphalt pavements designed to last 40 ...
Governing board denies dam contractor’s claim for extra aggregate
. “Contracts for the execution of the works should be drawn with care and precision: Because, when without legal flaws, ...
Contractor’s acceleration claim granted in embassy construction “Acceleration” in construction means to speed up the pace of work resulting from ...
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Breaking the Mold
High-production paving on 4-inch overlay By Daniel C. Brown, Contributing Editor It took an Illinois contractor eight days of elapsed time ...
Thinner concrete for preserving pavements By Gerald F. Voigt, P.E., president and CEO, American Concrete Pavement Association, Rosemont, Illinois Concrete overlays ...
7 Tips for Successfully Jump-Starting Heavy-Duty Vehicles
As the mercury drops, it is a good to review some best practices when it comes to jump starting ...
Case History: How a Design-Build Approach Kept a Florida DOT Project on Schedule
All construction delivery methods have characteristics that may make them appealing, depending on the project’s needs and the owner’s ...
Batteries Have Changed – Has Your Battery Charger?
Battery composition and construction have changed drastically in the past decade. New battery chemistries, such as AGM and Gel ...
Subcontractor recovers profits and shared savings under Miller Act The Miller Act requires general contractors on federal construction projects to ...
CIR a Hit in L.A.
Cold asphalt recycling offers “a lot of positives” for L.A. County Department of Public Works By Daniel C. Brown, Contributing ...
In Court: A Problem of Deviation
To be awarded a public contract, a contractor’s bid must be responsive to the material requirements of the invitation ...
When the Cold Storms Come
Winter road maintenance gets ready for the toughest season By John Latta Winter work on our transportation infrastructure is (a) essential ...
The EPA and You
How often do we hear people in the business of highways and bridges refer not simply to environmental regulations ...
How you can get the business side of your business in shape for future growth Most construction companies don’t fail ...
A Base Stacked for Strength
If it’s a super-stout pavement base model you’re looking for, look no further than the Des Moines (Ia.) International ...
Utilities in Rhode Island detected using Ground Penetrating Radar
Infrasense recently completed a project to locate embedded utilities and determine pavement thickness for a three-mile section of road ...
Pass it On
Master the ownership transition game By Brian Moore Who comes after you? The ownership transition and succession of closely held businesses is ...
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Backhoes are getting better as CTLs, compact excavators chip away at market share
Test Drive: 2017 Chevrolet Silverado 2500 4×4 is a pickup built to tow—and keep you connected
Caterpillar will move global HQ to Deerfield, lll., beginning this year
John Deere unveils Fixstern: A lightweight vision for the backhoe of the future (VIDEO)
Ford files patent for sliding pickup bed
Dragged to his death: How to prevent chipper accidents
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Kobelco launches slew of new excavators, improved models
by Don McLoud
Test Drive: 2017 Chevrolet Silverado 2500 4×4’s new Duramax engine brings ...
by Tom Quimby
In major brand shift, Cat is getting rid of letters in ...
by Marcia Gruver Doyle
Side-By-Side: Comparing Cat, Deere, Komatsu and Topcon mast-less dozer GPS systems ...
by Tom Jackson
JCB boosts horsepower 20% with 210 and 215 skid steers
by Don McLoud
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