Thursday | November 23, 2017

maintenance Archive

Complex I-4 Success Uses RAP, Asphalt

From Schwartz Media Strategies SGL Constructors has opened the Grand National Drive segment...

How to Choose the Right Sealcoat Machine

By Maury Bagwell, lead engineer, Neal Division of Blastcrete Equipment Company Like all...

How to Pave Asphalt Curb Ramps Correctly

How to pave asphalt curb ramps correctly More than 25 years after Congress...
Pay attention to the cleanliness of the screed overall to keep cold chunks of material from randomly affecting your asphalt mat. Photos courtesy John Ball of Top Quality Paving and Training.

Top Tips for a Clean Asphalt Mat

Getting a clean asphalt mat behind the paver is more likely to happen...

Best Practices for Asphalt Overlays and Thin Lifts

When it comes to minor surface distress, sometimes the best option is to...
Sealants should be selected based on pavement condition, climate, pavement movement, service life needed and sealant properties, according to Julian.

How to Crack Seal Right, Step By Step

In part one of our three-part series, The Ultimate Paving Maintenance Guide, we...
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Save Money and Keep the Haul Truck Clean

One way to save your company thousands of dollars, whether you sub out...
The Western Star 4900s are slowly taking over the Team Elmer’s fleet at a rate of 8 to 10 new trucks per year, delivering mix to paving sites and performing other integral haul jobs. Photo courtesy Team Elmer’s.

Western Star Delivers Replacements for Team Elmer’s Fleet

By Jim Sweeney Team Elmer’s, Traverse City, Michigan, does a little bit of...

New Berlin Restores Road with Cost-Effective Rehab

By Matthew A. Yentz, P.E. Rehabilitation isn’t always the first choice when it...
This worker holds the EVIR pad near an RFID tag on a forklift.

Mobile Fleet Inspections Offer Efficiency

In the June 2013 edition of AsphaltPro, we shared the inner workings of...

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