Sunday | February 18, 2018

Producer Profiles Archive

This past July, Banicki completed a $10 million project using rubberized asphalt along Interstate 17.

J. Banicki Construction Uses Rubberized Asphalt on I-17 in Arizona

When Sean Bulmann moved from the Midwest to Arizona in 2012, he had...
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...
To meet the smoothness spec on the I-670 Loop, the Superior Bowen crew performed the paving non-stop. That started with feeding the Cat® AP1055F paver with a material transfer machine. All photos courtesy Caterpillar.

Superior Bowen Gets Consistency in Kansas City

From Caterpillar The Superior Bowen crew approached an overlay requiring the shutdown of...
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...
Blackstone Construction’s new plant includes the extended Double Barrel, pictured here in the foreground, to allow increased RAP percentages in mix production. All photos courtesy Astec Industries, Chattanooga, Tennessee. Caption for image saved as RAP RAS Feeds

Blackstone Construction Recycles School Assets

In 2016, the Russellville School District in Arkansas awarded a large contract to...
Sunrock’s Bryan Pfohl said the team works hard to exceed customer expectations.

Carolina Sunrock’s Excellence Shines with Latest Commendation

Since 2003, Carolina Sunrock LLC, a family-owned construction and materials supplier and highway...
To complete milling over 150,000 square yards of 4.25 inches to grade within a 96-hour window took careful planning and staging.

Turtle Southeast Inc. Preps for Air Force Base Resurface

When an Air Force Base has to close its only runway, it’s all...
After: Fred Iannotti of Halifax Paving shared that the company’s jobs before adding Evotherm® WMA additive to mixes had challenges. “The mixes were gooey, difficult to compact, and we were struggling with other mix issues as well. We needed reliability, mix consistency, workability, a compaction aid and a liquid anti-strip. Evotherm was it.”

Halifax Paving Fixes Hurricane Damage with AsphaltHalifax Fixes Hurricane Damage with Asphalt

Asphalt professionals in the southeast remain alert for more than just rain delays...
A Wirtgen 3800 CR recycled 3 inches of asphalt down to the underlying concrete slabs. Then the SprayJet paver placed the foam-recycled pavement on top of the bond-coated slabs.

Asphalt Pavement Systems Inc. Manages Multiple Paving Techniques in a Day

In-place recycled foamed asphalt—placed with a SprayJet paver in one pass and topped...
IIPL USA used the Falcon hotbox’s 30-gallon heated and insulated tack tank with spray system to apply tack to potholes along the interstate. Before getting its Falcon machine, IIPL dealt with trying to keep their asphalt warm at night for late operations and applying tack cleanly.

IIPL USA Solves Problems on Highway Project

By Alexis Brumm Becoming responsible for the maintenance of a stretch of highway...

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