Sunday | July 23, 2017

asphalt contractor Archive

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...
Officials want a total replacement of the runway, taxiways and apron at the South Caicos International Airport. Here the crew puts the finishing touches on the mat with good compaction practices.

Herzog Caribbean Gives Paradise an Asphalt Upgrade

    By Larry Trojak Under normal circumstances, asphalt production is a reliable,...

The Great Race for a Perfect Asphalt Racing Mix

Every racing fan knows that to win, a driver needs a good pit...
Northeast Asphalt crews had to pulverize and relay the base for STH 26 to DOT specs, then place a test section with high recycle content. A year later, the IRI numbers are good enough to garner a Sheldon G. Hayes award.

Northeast Asphalt Inc. Takes Big Win

  From NAPA The National Asphalt Pavement Association (NAPA) announced Feb. 1 that...
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...
Perth was the fastest-growing city in Australia. Jackson Asphalt has completed over 11,500 asphalt projects.

Jackson Asphalt: How the Aussies Build a Parking Lot

By Sam Wade Jackson Asphalt, Maddington, Australia, completes hundreds of car parks a...
The Volvo P7170 paver is fitted with the Ultimat® 200, allowing paving widths of up to 20 feet, which gives the Ajax Paving Industries crew the ability to pull a full lane in one pass.

Repaving North Port in the Sunshine State

From Volvo Every year, millions of tourists and “snowbirds,” flock to Florida’s Gulf...
To enhance the management of RAP, C.W. Matthews Contracting Co. Inc. acquired two new impact crushers the company can move from site to site, piling up profitable recycle material as they go. All photos courtesy Carey Paxton.

C.W. Matthews Contracting Optimizes Use of RAP

C.W. Matthews Contracting manages RAP with new crushing Two new impact crushers are helping...
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...
In addition to its video program, Granite also participates in common safety programs, like new hire orientation, regular safety meetings and daily toolbox talks.

Granite Construction Makes Safety About Stories, Not Statistics

Anyone who has ever had a close call when it comes to safety...

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