Wednesday | January 17, 2018

asphalt production Archive

The Astec training includes hands-on learning with real equipment for students. Photo courtesy Astec Inc.

Get Bonuses Next Season with Proper Training

Make training part of your professional culture for safe, quality asphalt jobs How...
Workers at Oldcastle Materials—Montana Companies, based in Helena, Montana, developed the asphalt drum non-entry rescue system, which incorporates aircraft cabling, a rescue pulley, and a fall-protection harness to help keep safety a top priority during drum maintenance. Photo courtesy National Asphalt Pavement Association.

Keep Asphalt Drum Maintenance Safety in Mind

During the midyear meeting in Seattle, the National Asphalt Pavement Association (NAPA) announced...
Spring Mountain Motor Resort offers country club amenities, as well as motor sport amenities including 10 miles of road course racetrack.

Wulfenstein Construction Company Paves An Oasis in the Desert

It was 1972 when Ray Wulfenstein moved his family from Las Vegas to...

Los Angeles Accelerates Superpave Field Performance Tests

By Frank Catanzano   The standards division of the city of Los Angeles...

Watch California’s RAP Blending Influence

Whether or not the use of high percentages of reclaimed asphalt pavement (RAP)...

Gilson Redefines Sieving Operations for the Shelly Company

By Catie Ewen The Shelly Company/Oldcastle Materials updated its rotary sifter models and...

NCAT Recommends New Criteria for Perpetual Pavements

By Courtney Jones, Christine Hall and Nam Tran Long-life or perpetual pavements are...
Tarmac International builds plants in three configurations: counter flow drum mixers; counter flow dryer with rotary mixer; and batch plants. Their latest innovation is an adjustable flight with build-in liner that bolts in place.

New Tech, Services Keep up with Asphalt Production Trends

It feels as though this year’s World of Asphalt and AGG1 conferences and...
Meeker Warm Mix System

Meeker’s Warm Mix Systems

Warm-mix asphalt (WMA) production shouldn’t be limited to drum plants. With that truth...

Palmetto Corp Finds Success in Independence

The story of Palmetto Corp, Conway, S.C., runs three generations deep. In the...

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