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Choosing the right machine for proper soil compaction
What you need to know about the new public-private contract guidelines
The latest surface transportation bill, "Moving Ahead for Progress in the 21st Century (MAP-21)" required that the U.S. Department ...
Taking control of congestion on Tomball Parkway
State Highway 249, also known as the Tomball Parkway, is one of the primary freeways serving the city of ...
New NYC law permits 100 percent RAP on streets
Effective on Jan. 1, 2015, the New York City Department of Transportation will allow asphalt mixes containing 100 percent ...
Fighting Thermal Segregation
A temperature bar can provide a thermal profile in real time. A system that allows detection of thermal segregation in ...
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It's shaping up to be a big year in construction for New York City, Chicago, Los Angeles, San Francisco and Seattle. Here's the good construction news.
Size Matters in Mix Grades and Aggregate Shapes
Whether it’s dense-graded, open-graded or gap-graded mix or stone-matrix asphalt, don’t forget their impact on compaction. Many contractors look to ...
Behind the design of Colombia’s first four-lane road
Mario Huertas Corporation won a $400 million, five-year highway contract to design and build this major part of the ...
The Magic of Rubberized Asphalt
As prices for asphalt cement (AC) and polymer have shot up dramatically, agencies and contractors are looking for ways ...
Running Shingles the Right Way
By Daniel C. Brown Correctly running recycled asphalt shingles (RAS) and reclaimed asphalt pavement (RAP) at the same time can ...
No Strings Attached
How the use of stringless paving technology on the Utah I-15 Corridor Expansion Project saved time and money. By Tina ...
Automatic or Manual?
More choices — and it’s not just what you ‘feel’ like Revolutions can be subtle things. Unless there’s an army ...
Long-life asphalt pavement: Red Bluff lessons
Caltrans Senior Engineer Sean Shepard (I-5 Red Bluff job) and Caltrans Resident Engineer John Bailey (I-5 Weed job) share ...
Long Live Asphalt Pavements
The perpetual pavement project on California’s I-5 has sparked a trend in the state for asphalt pavements designed to last 40 ...
Contractor’s acceleration claim granted in embassy construction “Acceleration” in construction means to speed up the pace of work resulting from ...
Breaking the Mold
High-production paving on 4-inch overlay By Daniel C. Brown, Contributing Editor It took an Illinois contractor eight days of elapsed time ...
Thinner concrete for preserving pavements By Gerald F. Voigt, P.E., president and CEO, American Concrete Pavement Association, Rosemont, Illinois Concrete overlays ...
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Cat unveils its first UTVs with gas and diesel models coming Summer 2018
The Duke is a ’72 Chevy C50 transformed into one bad work pickup
Tesla unveils electric semi: 500 mile range, ‘racecar’ cab, and ‘impossible to jackknife’
Schramm, former JCB CEO Mirdha named to new positions at Terex
PHOTOS: The showstopping custom vintage trucks of SEMA 2017
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Chevy unveils 2018 Silverado High Performance, a Corvette-inspired sport truck
by Jason Cannon
Test Drive: Mack’s refreshed Granite boosts comfort
by Jason Cannon
Liebherr details testing on diesel-electric T 236 haul truck prototype
by Marcia Gruver Doyle
Chevy x Luke Bryan Suburban blends pickup, SUV and UTV for hunters and fishers
by Wayne Grayson
Proposed aerial-lift standards would affect rental dealers, contractors
by Don McLoud
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