Wednesday | September 20, 2017

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Plant Manager Chris Jennings shared that they use a single Komatsu loader to feed the system for the two plants, which also lowers their cost to produce. Decisions are focused on keeping costs down for production and the customer. “American Asphalt Company is committed to making the customer service experience its number one priority.”

American Asphalt Serves Two Plants with One Footprint

American Asphalt Co., headquartered in West Collingswood Heights, New Jersey, runs two plants...
Whether you’re an independent truck driver with your own commercial vehicle, like Steve Murray, pictured here, or a driver in a company that maintains a whole fleet of trucks for daily delivery of perishable mixes, keeping each vehicle in optimum working order is an important piece of the paving puzzle. With new engine emissions regulations and electronic data logging rules out there, advanced technology can either help or hinder the regular maintenance regimen. Photo courtesy John Ball of Top Quality Paving & Training, Manchester, New Hampshire.

Tips to Maintain your Haul Truck

Save on Costs with Your Professional Guide to Asphalt Mix Delivery Part 1—Take...

S.T.A.T.E. Testing Advances Hot Mix Testing Technology

In the past, technology hadn’t paved the way for the successful use of...
Check the screw in the depth crank. If it’s worn out, it can cause the screed to lurch forward or backward when the screed operator tries to make a simple adjustment. That will mar the mat.

How to Maintain Your Screed

  To pave a smooth mat, a number of variables must be managed,...

Add Volume in Favor of Better Crack Testing

By Sandy Lender If you learn that eating sandwiches made with white bread...
Launch a drone over your stockpiles to get data. Image courtesy Trimble, Sunnyvale, California.

Use Drones for Materials Management

Know your legal limits, as well as your untapped potential, for sUAS in...
Eagle Crusher will have a working model of its E-plant on display in booth 2948.

What’s New in the World of Asphalt?

By Sandy Lender AsphaltPro sets the standard for equipment and service information by...

What’s New in Plant Production

AsphaltPro sets the standard for equipment and service information by focusing on what’s...

Find Profit in Recycle Material Management

No recycling issue would be complete without discussing the management of materials. Let’s...

Natural Solution Restores High RAP Performance

When a liquid binder has a high degree of ductility, the mix designer...

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