More From paving

Topcon launches SmoothRide system for mapping road surfaces at highway speeds

Topcon launches SmoothRide system for mapping road...

Posted by Chris Hill on Mar 29, 2016

Topcon has launched a vehicle-mounted system for mapping road surfaces for road construction work that allows scanning at highway speeds. The ...

AP555F

Caterpillar launches AP500/555F, AP300/355F pavers with...

Posted by Wayne Grayson on Mar 28, 2016

Along with new cold planers and a new roller, Caterpillar unveiled last week at the World of Asphalt show two new ...

Roadtec’s new BF400 side paver is a low-cost method for widening roads and more

Roadtec’s new BF400 side paver is a low-cost...

Posted by Wayne Grayson on Mar 23, 2016

Roadtec has launched its first side paver here at World of Asphalt in Nashville, a machine that can be used ...

Bonded for Life: The cold milling equipment, techniques and technology for a super-smooth asphalt overlay

Bonded for Life: The cold milling equipment, techniques...

Posted by Tom Kuennen on Mar 22, 2016

A milled surface with the right pattern, grade and slope is the key to a super-smooth asphalt overlay that wins ...

World of Asphalt 2016 coverage starts Tuesday from Nashville. Come see us

World of Asphalt 2016 coverage starts Tuesday from...

Posted by Wayne Grayson on Mar 18, 2016

On Tuesday, the Equipment World team be in Nashville bringing you coverage of the World of Asphalt 2016 trade show. If you’re attending the show, we’d ...

Road worker killed following dump truck electrocution in S. Carolina

Road worker killed following dump truck electrocution...

Posted by Bobby Atkinson on Mar 16, 2016

A road worker in South Carolina died after he was electrocuted while loading asphalt into a paver. According to The State, ...

Topcon unveils robotic LPS concrete paving system

Topcon unveils robotic LPS concrete paving system

Posted by Bobby Atkinson on Mar 01, 2016

Topcon Positioning Group has introduced a local positioning system for concrete paving for use when GNSS signals aren't available. The company ...

NAPA names 10 Larry H. Lemon Quality In Construction Award winners

NAPA names 10 Larry H. Lemon Quality In Construction...

Posted by Chris Hill on Feb 16, 2016

Ten winners received the 2015 Larry H. Lemon Quality in Construction Award at the recent National Asphalt Pavement Association (NAPA) ...

How Norris Asphalt and the Iowa DOT won NAPA’s Sheldon G. Hayes Award for excellence in asphalt pavement

How Norris Asphalt and the Iowa DOT won NAPA’s...

Posted by Chris Hill on Feb 12, 2016

Norris Asphalt Paving and the Iowa Department of Transportation have received the 2015 Sheldon G. Hayes Award, the annual honor ...

Warm-Mix and Recycled asphalt a cost-saving combo that should be used whenever possible

Warm-Mix and Recycled asphalt a cost-saving combo that...

Posted by Chris Hill on Nov 27, 2015

The benefits of warm-mix asphalt (WMA) with recycled asphalt pavement (RAP) are well documented in paving research, with high percentages ...

NAPA, FHWA survey shows increased use of recycled materials, warm-mix asphalt

NAPA, FHWA survey shows increased use of recycled...

Posted by Chris Hill on Nov 12, 2015

This year’s “Asphalt Pavement Industry Survey on Recycled Materials and Warm-Mix Asphalt Usage” shows that recycled materials is being used ...

Boeing partners with WSU, Washington Stormwater Center on stronger permeable pavement

Boeing partners with WSU, Washington Stormwater Center...

Posted by Chris Hill on Nov 10, 2015

Boeing is providing a $212,000 research grant and recycled carbon fiber composite material to the Washington Stormwater Center for research ...

advertisement
advertisement
advertisement
advertisement