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Contractors warm up to intelligent compaction as spec requirements increase
Intelligent compaction (IC) has been the most-touted development in roller technology the past few years. It is quickly becoming ...
2016 Innovations Awards: Year of the Drone headlines 3 game-changing construction technologies
In the past year, no other technology has shown more potential to impact – and improve – more parts ...
2016 Innovations Award Winner: Volvo CE Density Direct compaction system
Algorithms seem to rule the world now, with these programming juggernauts turning massive amounts of data into usable concepts. ...
Caterpillar intros 3 B-Series tandem vibratory asphalt rollers with tech, control upgrades
Caterpillar has introduced three models as part its B-series tandem vibratory asphalt roller line that incorporate new intelligent compaction ...
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Flat-out Smarter: The key advances moving roller compactors forward
Compaction equipment manufacturers are rolling out several technological advances to their machines. Leading the way are enhancements to the operator’s ...
PHOTOS: FHWA intelligent compaction demonstration, open house features hands-on access to equipment and software
The Federal Highway Administration’s last Intelligent Compaction (IC) Equipment Demonstration of 2015 took place at the Alabama Department of ...
Trimble speeds up GPS dozer grade control, intros wireless data sharing between compactors with GCS900, CCS900 systems
GPS grade control systems can only go as fast as the machine's receivers can process the signals and hydraulic ...
INSIDE IC: Though intelligent compaction is still being refined, the tech already offers plenty of value
While intelligent compaction (IC) has been popular in Europe for some time, it’s only in the past decade that ...
How to handle materials, from the source to the site by Tom Kuennen, Contributing Editor You’ve designed and are building a ...
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 ...
Eureka! Research that makes a difference Intelligent compaction . . . application of reclaimed asphalt pavement (RAP) and recycled concrete aggregate ...
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
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