Nov 26, 2018
One of the biggest recycling firms of ferrous and non-ferrous metals in West-Europe uses the Magna MA10 on its wheel loaders now. The company in Belgium started testing and monitoring the Magna tyres mid-2015. Here’s what management learned. After various tests, management found the quality of the Magna tyres equal to the tyres previously used. […]
Nov 26, 2018
The Pavijet MG7 from Hitek, Kenosha, Wisconsin, is a mini paver that can be used for road widening, shoulder work, and maintenance and repair work. It can also be used to pave cycling paths, sidewalks and other narrow paving jobs. Here’s how it works.
Oct 24, 2018
You may already be aware of autonomous equipment use in mining operations. What you may not know is that this autonomous technology is also making its way into asphalt paving jobs.
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 […]
Aug 26, 2018
Vögele’s Passive Remixing Insert with an Active Remixing Module can help avoid segregation of your asphalt mix. Here’s how it works.
Jul 25, 2018
This month’s product gallery headline felt a little odd as I typed it because the product gallery typically focuses on robust pieces of iron. I noticed, though, the news releases I’ve received this spring and early summer have been for the “accessories” to paving. You know what I mean: putty knives and temperature guns. Of […]
Jun 26, 2018
Discussing the asphalt plant and aggregate operations this month includes a look at trucking. MyLogic Inc., headquartered in Pennsylvania, has released a free app called Dump Truck Math, which is available on iOS and Android devices, to help estimators, foremen, and truck drivers streamline simple hauling calculations. The app started as an Excel spreadsheet MyLogic […]