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Children’s Book Reinforces Company’s Safety Culture

Why Wye Mom, written by Melanie Foister and Jaylynn Markwald, illustrates Lakeside Industries’...

Volvo EX2: World’s First Fully Electric Compact Excavator

On May 16, Volvo Construction Equipment showed off a prototype of the EX2,...
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...
The sunroof Steve Murray had installed for safety on his truck’s cab allows him to see overhead wires and tree branches from the safety of the driver’s seat. He said the $750 it cost to have the sunroof installed is the best investment he’s made.

Use a Sunroof to Spot Overhead Obstructions

Save on Costs with Your Professional Guide to Asphalt Mix Delivery Part 2—Put...
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...

Italian Painters Use ALL-TEST PRO On-Line II to Check the VFD

From ALL-TEST PRO If you run variable frequency drives (VFDs) on plant components,...

Coastal Bridge Hits the Right Blend with Stansteel’s Accu-Shear Blending System

Ever since its formation in the 1950s, Coastal Bridge has focused on expansion...
BOMAG’s RS500 with FLEXMIX

BOMAG’s RS500 with FLEXMIX

Sometimes an owner/agency requires full depth reclamation of a pavement. Sometimes the pavement—and...

DOJ’s Fraud Section Issues New Guidance on the Evaluation of Corporate Compliance Programs

By Lorraine D’Angelo & Silvia Zicherman Corporate compliance programs are an integral part...
The front-mounted Vogele VF 500 extending screed features high stability for maximum evenness, according to the manufacturer.

New Paving and Pavement Maintenance Equipment This Season

While many original equipment manufacturers (OEMs) launched new equipment models during CONEXPO-CON/AGG 2017...

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