More stories about Paving

  • Precision in Concrete Paving

    To ensure a high load-bearing capacity and long service life together with perfect surface evenness and skid resistance of the road surface in the expansion of a German motorway, the contractor elected to make use of the advantages of concrete surfacing.

  • Testing Strategies for Concrete Pavement Mixes

    Thermal profile testing can greatly reduce the time needed to optimize a mix.

  • Paving RCC’s Promotion

    If our industry is going to gain a larger percentage of the secondary and municipal; pavement market, we must work to have RCC pavement not be limited to special or experimental paving projects.

  • ACPA Launches New Generation Website

    The American Concrete Pavement Association (ACPA) has redeveloped its primary website, combining the latest digital technology to perform the two-fold functions of delivering content and serving as a resource for conducting association business.

  • Highway Materials Group Lauds Funding Plan

    The Highway Materials Group commends Sens. Chris Murphy (D-CT) and Robert Corker (R-TN) on their proposal to ensure future funding of the surface transportation system by increasing the federal motor fuels tax by 12 cents.

  • U.S. Pavement: Hire a Veteran

    Program encourages businesses to take the pledge to hire veterans for full-time jobs. The company has hired four full-time veterans at its New England operation, including Steve Bohn, former U.S. Army Specialist of the 101st Airborne Division.

  • Timesaving Paving Tool

    FHWA, AASHTO and the Transportation Research Board will help agencies implement a tool that allows contractors to identify concrete pavement surface irregularities during construction.

  • Calstar and Ozinga Partner on Permeable Paving System

    FilterStar combines Ozinga’s porous concrete with CalStar’s permeable paversinto an all-in-one sustainable solution for new and retrofit applications.

  • Concrete Pavement Facts

    Historical facts about concrete pavement from the first street in the U.S. that was paved with concrete to the first concrete pavement in the world.

  • Concrete Pavement Preservation

    A Colorado county uses low-cost techniques to rehabilitate aging roads.