Tuesday | November 21, 2017

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Make Regs Physically Easier to Follow, Keep your Tablet in a RUNNER Belt

As more regulations, such as the Federal Motor Carrier Safety Administration’s hours-of-service requirements,...
Production Manager Richard Stott uses the as1 Control System at the Sheffield Aggregate Industries asphalt plant. All photos courtesy Ammann.

Aggregate Industries Uses Crucial International Control Systems

By Pete Kennedy As a production manager at Aggregate Industries, Sheffield, United Kingdom,...
Using a Cat AP1055F paver with an Integral dx spray paving system attachment requires also using a shutte buggy.

Austin Materials Sprays to Play in Texas

When Phil Foley moved from Maine to Buda, Texas, 1.5 years ago to...
The RS500 from BOMAG Americas has a forward operating speed of up to 164 feet per minute, and uses variable rotor speeds from 100 to 180 rpm to match rotor speed to the application.

New Asphalt Paving Equipment Gallery: September 2017

This month’s issue focuses on the beginning of quality control with good practices...

Innovation in the Asphalt Industry, Part 2—How to Get from Prototype to Production

By Brian Mack and Anna Quinn Editor’s Note: The information contained in this...

Smartphones Tough Enough to Use in the Field

By JB2Tech As the foreman or supervisor in the field, you can—and must—be...

Nearmap Aerial Imagery Helps Lindy Paving Improve Processes

From Nearmap and AsphaltPro Staff Innovative employees know how to make a job...

How to Get a Patent on your Asphalt Product Idea

Innovation in the Asphalt Industry Part 1—How to Take Your Idea to the...
Attendees flocked to see the world’s first 3D-printed excavator.

ConExpo Tech Experience Pavilion Shows Future Engines, Machines

  As you’ve seen throughout this New Products edition of AsphaltPro, original equipment...
biometric timekeeping

Keep Time with Biometric Timekeeping

By Clare M. Gallagher The newly available biometric technology measures genetic characteristics such...

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