More stories about Pavement

  • Converting to Concrete Parking Lots

    Silvi Concrete convinced the owner of a freight company in New Jersey to install a concrete parking lot instead of asphalt. It resulted in 8,000 cubic yards of business for the producer.

  • Industry’s Most Influential Recognized

    Concrete Construction and The Concrete Producer presented the Most Influential People of 2013 on Tuesday afternoon at the World of Concrete.

  • Pervious Pavement

    Hydromedia is designed to rapidly direct stormwater from streets and other surfaces.

  • TCP 2013 Survey: Bright Spots of Recovery

    Concrete producers echoed expert economists’ opinions in the 2013 TCP Survey. Readers shared the challenges they have faced in every region of North America, but also expressed a sense of optimism about what’s to come.

  • Pervious Pavement Cleaning Techniques are Showcased at Pervious Live! 2013

    With the number of pervious concrete installations growing, owners are now calling on concrete producers and contractors to help maintain their pavements. Responding to this new demand, the organizers of Pervious Concrete Live! at World of Concrete 2013 presented two approaches contractors can use...

  • Infrastructure Spending: Hope or Hype?

    It’s been four years, but many in the concrete industry may be feeling the déjà vu of cautious optimism we sensed before the American Recovery and Reinvestment (Stimulus) Act promised funding for infrastructure projects in 2009.

  • Advances in Precast Paving

    Today, precast pavement is considered a mature technology, providing highway agencies with an effective rapid construction option.

  • Street Smarts: Stiffer Pavements Can Reduce Fuel Use

    Researchers at the Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT) have found that a pavement property called deflection could save more that $15 billion in annual fuel costs and reduce greenhouse gas emissions.

  • Mobile Mixer for RCC Paving

    Convert any dry plant to a full premix operation with the high-efficiency twin-shaft Mobile Mixer, designed for roller-compacted concrete paving or jobs requiring low- to zero-slump concrete.

  • How to Fight Super Salts

    Two reports may assist designers in creating an environment where pavement saturation can be minimized.