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The A60H from Volvo features a max torque of 2,360 foot-pounds and a load capacity of 60.6 tons.

Asphalt Product Gallery: December 2016

AsphaltPro sets the standard for equipment and service information by focusing on what’s...
Atlas Copco’s Auger & Tunnel Drive Systems

Atlas Copco’s Auger & Tunnel Drive Systems

Jobsite conditions and performance requirements for 10-foot pavers constantly change. Pavers need to...
The $46.1 million TDOT project included widening I-65, seen from bottom left to top right in this photo, and constructing a new interchange and widening State Route 248.

LoJac Enterprises Commits to Quality, Overcomes the Unexpected

Wrapping your head around the recently completed I-65/Goose Creek Bypass project in Franklin,...

Spinflector’s Reflector Cleaner

When driving around the quarry, mine or mountainous stockpile yard beyond the plant,...
Just as with paving at standard widths, paving at wide widths is as much about proper planning as it is paving at the right speed. All photos courtesy Carlson Paving Products, Tacoma, Washington.

Control Higher Mat Quality with a Focus on Paving Basics

By Travis Colwell Just as the fundamentals are imperative to having a solid...
The SX-6e has its Tier 4 Final engine.

New Asphalt Paving Equipment: November 2016

AsphaltPro takes you into the homestretch of the paving season in the south...
Sealants should be selected based on pavement condition, climate, pavement movement, service life needed and sealant properties, according to Julian.

How to Crack Seal Right, Step By Step

In part one of our three-part series, The Ultimate Paving Maintenance Guide, we...
The dynamic eHorizon from Continental anticipates the road ahead and is just as efficient in urban traffic. With real-time data on traffic light phases, the vehicle can implement an optimum driving strategy.

Connect Commercial Vehicles with Continental’s eHorizon

From Continental Continental of Hanover is turning commercial vehicles into data carriers on...
Here we see the crew installing the experimental asphalt pavement for section N7 on the NCAT test track in the summer of 2015. The 1.5-inch surface course included the Delta S rejuvenator.

NCAT Forensics: Section N7 Contributes to Silo Storage Recs, RAP Content Suggestions

  By Paul Fournier Researchers at the National Center for Asphalt Technology (NCAT)...
Dispensing DEF from a closed system helps ensure fluid quality and longevity of the SCR system. All photos courtesy of Thunder Creek Equipment.

How You Should Handle DEF

Most paving contractors know exactly how to handle their equipment for winter storage....

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