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Pavement preservation takes aim at Interstates
Interest is expanding from preservation of low- and medium-volume roads to that of high-volume, interstate-type pavements. “Preservation of high-traffic volume ...
How the bond coat makes for long-lasting roads and how new materials are making it more effective
Experts agree: For long-lived asphalt pavements and overlays, bond them with a well-placed bond or “tack” coat. But in ...
Future roads may contain 100% more pig poop
A team of researchers at North Carolina Agricultural & Technical State University is testing a substance made from pig manure ...
Michigan State researchers, Ingham County Road Commission experiment with rubber-modified asphalt
Researchers and county officials in Michigan are experimenting with rubber-modified asphalt installations that, while looking identical to conventional asphalt, is ...
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Wireless Headsets Versus 2-Way Radios for DOT Crews
Learn the top 6 ways that DOT equipment operators use wireless headsets to improve road safety and communications.
Tennessee General Assembly votes to increase county roads, bridges funding
There's a lot of road work ahead for county roads and bridges in Tennessee. The Tennessee General Assembly voted to triple ...
Bonded for Life: The cold milling equipment, techniques and technology for a super-smooth asphalt overlay
A milled surface with the right pattern, grade and slope is the key to a super-smooth asphalt overlay that ...
NAPA names 10 Larry H. Lemon Quality In Construction Award winners
Ten winners received the 2015 Larry H. Lemon Quality in Construction Award at the recent National Asphalt Pavement Association ...
Lafarge Tarmac’s new pavement can drain 15 gallons of water per minute. But there’s a catch (VIDEO)
Larfarge Tarmac’s Topmix Permeable pavement has been making headlines the past couple of weeks with what appears to be an ...
Indiana DOT investigating potential asphalt failures due to contractor errors
The Indiana Department of Transportation (INDOT) is looking at 188 road projects completed recently for potential early failure due ...
Reclaimed and recycled asphalt : Where is the payoff?
End users of reclaimed asphalt pavement (RAP) and recycled asphalt shingles (RAS) in asphalt mixes – both contractors and ...
What’s behind foamed asphalt’s steep growth trajectory?
Just like the swelling froth of expanded liquid asphalt in a foamed asphalt application, use of foamed asphalt in ...
PHOTOS > Attachments Roundup 2015: Master the art of multi-tasking with 50+ tools
Whatever the task at hand—cleanup, compaction, concrete and asphalt, demolition, earthmoving, grading, landclearing, landscaping or lifting—there's an attachment in ...
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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
Slide-in projects quickly replace two Ind. bridges
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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