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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 ...

Volvo CE’s Road Institute holds valuable lessons for operators of all skill levels

Volvo CE’s Road Institute holds valuable lessons...

Posted by Chris Hill on Oct 30, 2015

Old dogs and new tricks. We use that reference nonchalantly when it comes to folks stuck in their ways, and ...

Optimizing pavement levels of service

Optimizing pavement levels of service

Posted by Tom Kuennen on Oct 09, 2015

A pavement’s level of service is a measure that combines a pavement’s design criteria – such as freeway, primary arterial, ...

Indiana DOT investigating potential asphalt failures due to contractor errors

Indiana DOT investigating potential asphalt failures...

Posted by Chris Hill on Sep 23, 2015

The Indiana Department of Transportation (INDOT) is looking at 188 road projects completed recently for potential early failure due to ...

Reclaimed and recycled asphalt : Where is the payoff?

Reclaimed and recycled asphalt : Where is the payoff?

Posted by Tom Kuennen on Sep 21, 2015

End users of reclaimed asphalt pavement (RAP) and recycled asphalt shingles (RAS) in asphalt mixes – both contractors and government ...

3D Paver using Lidar, asphalt modeling to create adaptive surfaces, turns to Kickstarter for funding (VIDEO)

3D Paver using Lidar, asphalt modeling to create...

Posted by Chris Hill on Sep 10, 2015

The University of California Pavement Research Center (UCPRC) and Advanced Paving Technologies are teaming up to launch a Kickstarter campaign Oct. 15 ...

NAPA seeking nominations for Larry H. Lemon Quality in Construction Award, honoring high-quality small projects

NAPA seeking nominations for Larry H. Lemon Quality in...

Posted by Chris Hill on Sep 09, 2015

The National Asphalt Pavement Association (NAPA) is seeking nominations for its Larry H. Lemon Quality in Construction (QIC) Award, which ...

NCAT partners with Pavia Systems to use project inspection tool on test track

NCAT partners with Pavia Systems to use project...

Posted by Chris Hill on Sep 08, 2015

The National Center for Asphalt Technology (NCAT) will be using Pavia Systems’ HeadLight project inspection software in the center’s latest cycle ...

How to grow your paving business

How to grow your paving business

Posted by Chris Hill on Sep 03, 2015

Project referrals are like gold to a contractor. Who better than a satisfied customer to sell your capabilities to a ...

Worker killed in equipment accident on Texas highway paving job

Worker killed in equipment accident on Texas highway...

Posted by Wayne Grayson on Aug 17, 2015

A construction worker inside a Texas work zone was killed last week in an accident involving heavy equipment at the ...

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