Apr 24, 2019
Here’s how Thermo-Lay’s truck-mounted pothole patching machine works.
Dec 27, 2018
Road Dryer’s RD-1200XT aims to minimize delays from wet conditions and make it easier for contractors and agencies to meet timetables. Here’s how it works.
Sep 25, 2018
As the construction season winds down in some northern parts of the country, pavement maintenance season heats up in other parts. No matter how much work you have on the books for the remainder of the season, you’re probably looking at the deals original equipment manufacturers (OEMs) are rolling out to finish 2018 and help […]
Jan 25, 2018
When it comes to performing a lasting repair, the persistent freeze thaw cycles of northern Michigan can be a pain. “Two days ago, it was 50 degrees, now it’s 22 with 4 inches of snow on the ground–at least until the sun comes out and melts it,” said Traverse City Street Superintendent Mark Jones. “We […]
Jul 25, 2017
Like all equipment, when choosing a sealcoating machine, uptime, speed, efficiency and durable, high-quality results are on the line. To be successful the unit must deliver on all fronts. But not every sealcoat machine is right for every contractor. Follow these guidelines for optimal productivity and profits. The first thing to consider is the type […]
Jan 22, 2017
Getting a clean asphalt mat behind the paver is more likely to happen when the screed is in good repair. Let’s take a look at this screed in particular for some good ideas to help your crew achieve a better mat. As you can see by the 5-gallon bucket of release agent on the deck, […]
Dec 20, 2016
As you make plans for 2017, new paving equipment may be on your “to buy” list. Even before we get to CONEXPO-CON/AGG, manufacturers are rolling out new items and updating existing machines to make top quality paving and bonus-worthy asphalt surfaces easier for your crew to attain. Check out only the most recent offerings from […]