Tuesday | September 19, 2017

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Steve Murray of Steve Murray Trucking, Hooksett, New Hampshire, uses a Slide-n-Go cover system from Cramaro out of Stuart, Florida. All photos courtesy John Ball, Top Quality Paving & Training, Manchester, New Hampshire.

Put the Haul Truck’s Canopy on Rails

For the 2017 paving season, we dive into an essential area of project...
Roadtec’s RT-500 Mobile Recycle Trailer

Roadtec’s RT-500 Mobile Recycle Trailer

When a project calls for cold in place recycling (CIR), contractors’ options include...

Add Consulting to Your Project Management

By Jon Young Property and facility/site managers are faced with the dilemma of...

Revise Employee Handbook for Hot Button Issues

The employee handbook can be one of your most important documents as an...

How to Roll for Bonus, Part 1—New Ideas in Roller Maintenance

If the screed leaves a line in the mat, the roller operator is...
The RS500 from BOMAG Americas has a forward operating speed of up to 164 feet per minute, and uses variable rotor speeds from 100 to 180 rpm to match rotor speed to the application.

New Asphalt Paving Equipment Gallery: September 2017

This month’s issue focuses on the beginning of quality control with good practices...
In this picture, you can see extra lights and mirrors on the front of Murray’s truck. He includes lights atop the mirrors and at the corners of the body. Convex mirrors provide extra visibility of areas that would otherwise be blind spots. All photos courtesy John Ball, Top Quality Paving & Training, Manchester, New Hampshire.

Save on Costs with Your Professional Guide to Asphalt Mix Delivery, Part 5—Haul Truck Safety Pays Dividends

Editor’s Note: A few of the ideas in this article involve adding lighting...

Around The Globe—September

China According to the July 18 Bitumart report from Petrosil Media, Beijing Zhongwu...

The KEITH® WALKING FLOOR® Contractor Unloading System

Charging a hopper in a tight space or in a residential area full...

Eagle Crusher’s RapidDeploy™

Material is dumped into the vibrating hopper. At the end of the hopper,...

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