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Reusing Shingles for the Road

Reusing Shingles for the Road

Posted by Amanda Bayhi on Nov 18, 2013

Recycling shingles for use on roads is nothing new. They can prevent potholes and slow binder aging. And though recycled ...

INFOGRAPHIC: Recycling shingles for asphalt

INFOGRAPHIC: Recycling shingles for asphalt

Posted by Amanda Bayhi on Aug 08, 2013

Recycled asphalt shingles (RAS) have been featured in Better Roads before. We’ve discussed how they can prevent potholes, their significance ...

Indian researchers make cheaper bricks from paper

Indian researchers make cheaper bricks from paper

Posted by Wayne Grayson on Feb 05, 2013

Researchers in India have formulated a process of making cheaper bricks from recycled paper, reports Inhabitat. Professors Rahul Ralegaonkar and Sachin ...

Morbark acquires Boxer Equipment product line

Morbark acquires Boxer Equipment product line

Posted by Amanda Bayhi on Jan 02, 2013

Morbark, a manufacturer of tree care, sawmill, recycling, forestry and biomass chipping and grinding equipment has finalized its acquisition of ...

Vancouver roads use recycled plastic in paving process

Vancouver roads use recycled plastic in paving process

Posted by Amanda Bayhi on Nov 20, 2012

Vancouver’s recycled plastic may be reincarnated as highway pavement. The city has revealed a new way to make asphalt using a ...

Thunderbolts and lightning very, very … concrete recycling?

Thunderbolts and lightning very, very … concrete...

Posted by Wayne Grayson on Oct 12, 2012

Citing “no effective recycling method for concrete rubble,” concrete technology group researchers in Holzkirchen, Germany with the Fraunhofer Institute for ...

Road Science

Road Science

Posted by Equipment World Staff on Jun 09, 2012

Spreading the Wealth Asphalt emulsions mix oil with water As pavement preservation techniques tighten their beachheads in state, county and municipal road ...

How one public works department developed a spec to use recycled aggregate which allows for construction waste — including toilets

How one public works department developed a spec to use...

Posted by Tina Grady Barbaccia on Jun 07, 2012

Recycling has reached a new level for the transportation construction industry.   The Public Works Department of the city of Bellingham, ...

How one public works department developed a spec using recycled aggregate that includes toilets

How one public works department developed a spec using...

Posted by Equipment World Staff on Jun 07, 2012

Recycling has reached a new level for the transportation construction industry.   The Public Works Department of the city of Bellingham, ...

Highway Contractor

Highway Contractor

Posted by Equipment World Staff on Oct 04, 2011

Good Results in Bad Times Pavement preservation expert Larry Galehouse talks about tools and strategies that make sense for surviving the ...

Kenworth’s Renton plant named 2010 Best Workplace...

Posted by Tina Grady Barbaccia on Jun 30, 2010

The Kenworth Truck Company manufacturing plant in Renton, Wash., received a 2010 Best Workplace for Recycling and Waste Reduction Award ...

Asphalt Pavement Alliance refutes claims that asphalt...

Posted by Tina Grady Barbaccia on Nov 11, 2009

The Asphalt Pavement Alliance (APA) is refuting claims by the concrete industry that the cost of asphalt pavements has risen ...

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