Wednesday | January 17, 2018

Producer Profile Archive

In another strategic move for market growth, CCA moved a plant from Otay in San Diego to a new site in Elsinore, upgrading 65 percent of the plant’s components to meet today’s standards.

California Commercial Asphalt Strategizes Ahead of SB1

Since the California Legislature approved the Road and Repair Accountability Act in April...
Wabash Valley has two asphalt plants--one in Terre Haute and one in Cloverdale.

Wabash Valley is All Asphalt, All the Time

Whether it’s a two-lane highway, work along I-70, a college track or a...
Using a Cat AP1055F paver with an Integral dx spray paving system attachment requires also using a shutte buggy.

Austin Materials Sprays to Play in Texas

When Phil Foley moved from Maine to Buda, Texas, 1.5 years ago to...
Diamond B Construction has five plants across the state of Louisiana, in Monroe, Alexandria, Leesville, New Iberia and Amite, all of which are Astec double barrel drum plants of various sizes.

Diamond B Construction Blends Efficiently and Bumps Grades with Ease

When Louisiana began to allow asphalt producers to blend polymers in-line, Diamond B...

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...
Asphalt Plant Superintendent Robbie Freels for APAC Missouri Inc. participated in the approval of three Hercules Tress Arch Buildings that are 65 feet wide by 60 feet long to store asphalt recycle material.

Southwind RAS Shows Sustainable Building Options for Asphalt Business

By Amanda Williams The benefits of the asphalt industry to today’s world are...
Martin Marietta’s project on College Avenue in Fort Collins, Colo., won this year’s Urban Highway Resurfacing Award from the Colorado Asphalt Paving Association. You can see the finished project here at the Horsetooth Intersection.

Martin Marietta Coordinates for Success on College Avenue Project in Fort Collins

Most jobs require a certain level of coordination—among crewmembers, with the plant, with...
Asphalt paving accounts for 60 to 70 percent of Gray & Son’s work.

Gray & Son Stays Safe While Innovating

You can’t succeed in this industry without a commitment to safety. Federal and...
Earnest R. Beckner, Jr., poses at an airfield sealing project. His company, U.S. Asphalt Maintenance LLC, based out of Richmond, Virginia, is a member of the National Veteran Owned Business Association and a licensed Class “A” Virginia Highway Heavy Contractor. Check them out at www.usasphaltmaintenance.com. All photos courtesy U.S. Asphalt Maintenance.

U.S. Asphalt Seals the Southeast

What started in the ’80s as a father and son sealing team has...
Rick Eddington welds the cold feed bins.

E.T. Simonds Materials Uses Winter Downtime to Update Campbell Hill Location

At E.T. Simonds Materials’ Campbell Hill, Illinois, location, the company had been operating...

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