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Nearmap Aerial Imagery Helps Lindy Paving Improve Processes

From Nearmap and AsphaltPro Staff Innovative employees know how to make a job...
GSSI's PaveScan RDM Asphalt Density Assessment Tool

GSSI’s PaveScan RDM Asphalt Density Assessment Tool

  Achieving proper density is key to avoiding premature failures in your pavement....

Why You Need to Tack Before Paving

Asphalt emulsion bond coats glue layers of pavement together, give pavements durability by...

How to Pave Asphalt Curb Ramps Correctly

How to pave asphalt curb ramps correctly More than 25 years after Congress...
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...
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...
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...
Some sections of major highways and some sections of farm-to-market highways are considered part of the freight network. Depending on the State Freight Plan each State Freight Advisory Committee puts together, roadways will require as much attention as ports and rails. You can be involved in the planning process that helps designate what sections of your state’s roadways need updating or upgrading; you can be involved in the materials suggestions. Photo courtesy Roadtec Inc., Chattanooga.

How to Get Asphalt on Intrastate Freight Sections

When considering how highway projects are let, you may leave it to the...

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