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Minnesota’s new solutions for aging pavement

Minnesota’s new solutions for aging pavement

State/Local Government

Posted by Contributed on Jun 05, 2014

Using myraid concrete pavement restoration techniques, this state DOT minimized cost and traffic disruption while maximizing longevity and optimizing results. A ...

Geosynthetics of all types speed construction

Geosynthetics of all types speed construction

Better Roads

Posted by Equipment World Staff on May 07, 2014

Geosynthetics of all types speed construction allowing bridges, highways to be built faster and enhance pavement performance Geosynthetics comprise a family ...

Buying Time with U.S. Bridges

Buying Time with U.S. Bridges

Bridges

Posted by Contributed on May 06, 2014

New technologies and products can extend pavement life to help address the chronic pavement problems of the highway and bridge ...

Seal or no Seal? That is the Question

Seal or no Seal? That is the Question

Better Roads

Posted by Equipment World Staff on Apr 12, 2014

The debates continue, but here are some tips to determine the most effective strategy for your agency, whether it’s seal ...

Snow and Ice Control Equipment and Techniques for Snowfighters

Snow and Ice Control Equipment and Techniques for...

Better Roads

Posted by Tina Grady Barbaccia on Apr 11, 2014

Through some trial and error in storage, different application equipment and roadway applications, one city’s continued use of liquids has ...

Snow and Ice Control Equipment and  Techniques for Snowfighters

Snow and Ice Control Equipment and Techniques for...

Better Roads

Posted by Tina Grady Barbaccia on Mar 07, 2014

From the havoc severe winter weather has wreaked this year to sustainability in action and lessons learned from other agencies, ...

Materials that Make a Difference

Materials that Make a Difference

Better Roads

Posted by Equipment World Staff on Feb 10, 2014

This once every-three-years trade show boasts innovative materials that deserve a closer look.   By Tom Kuennen, Contributing Editor   Innovative materials for road ...

Bridging the Gap Between Economics and Innovation

Bridging the Gap Between Economics and Innovation

Bridges

Posted by Tina Grady Barbaccia on Feb 07, 2014

When Iowa’s Jesup Bridge became a safety hazard, the local agency found a way to design and fund reconstruction of ...

Tough Fibers for Concrete

Tough Fibers for Concrete

Better Roads News

Posted by Contributed on Feb 03, 2014

In earlier days, concrete pavements would employ steel wire mesh near the top of the layer to forestall inevitable hairline ...

Expo Engineering

Expo Engineering

Better Roads

Posted by Equipment World Staff on Jan 08, 2014

Here’s a sneak peek at the technologies behind exceptional equipment for roadbuilding at ConExpo-Con/Agg 2014   Tom Kuennen, Contributing Editor   Hundreds of products new ...

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