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Kenco Corp. has developed a new innovation for the field-proven Pipe Hook. The original Pipe Hook incorporated a slide that the operator would have to maneuver into place to balance the pipe. Though this had already provided a hands-free procedure, the new variation simply requires the operator to...
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Through the Rubber Pavements Association, my company is actively involved in specification updates and development related to rubberized asphalt. The adoption of quiet pavements is a good example. RPA members are committed to high standards of quality in the production and placement of rubber-...
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With support for vibrating wire and other structural measurements, the CR3000 Micrologger from Campbell Scientific Inc., Logan, Utah, is well suited for a wide range of civil engineering applications. Its rugged design, low power requirements (12V) and multiple telemetry options—such as radio,...
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As a leader in innovative solutions, Krylon Industrial delivers a line you can count on with a complete offering of water-based, APWA and fluorescent-inverted marking paints for marking gas, petro, oil, roads, water, electrical, sewers/drains, phone and conduit lines, proposed excavation and...
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For years, the Kentucky Transportation Cabinet has successfully used Plateau herbicide from BASF Professional Vegetation Management (ProVM) to selectively control johnsongrass, wild mustard, Smartweed and other weeds along roadsides. Available only to approved government agencies and quality...
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ARCADIS transportation experts tackle road, bridge, rail, Maglev, port, open-road tolling and intelligent transportation systems projects on a daily basis. With decades of experience in transportation planning, including public involvement and assessment and mitigation of environmental impacts,...
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Natural Site Solutions is offering an all-natural, biodegradable, easy-to-use solution for treating your construction site storm water. Storm-Klear Gel-Floc is a fabric “sock” containing a flake form of chitosan that, when introduced to moving turbid water, slowly dissolves, continually dosing the...
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CONTECH Bridge Solutions’ Steadfast vehicular truss bridges are designed not only to fulfill a practical role, but also for creative and aesthetic purposes. Every Steadfast vehicular bridge is designed and constructed with safety as the ultimate value.
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Caterpillar of Peoria, Ill., has introduced three new mid-sized hydraulic excavators to launch the D-Series line. The new D-Series machines—the 324DL, 325DL and 330DL—feature greater performance, flexibility and versatility than the C-Series machines they replace. The new excavators also deliver...
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For 15 years, Transoft Solutions Inc. has been committed to providing innovative software solutions for the professional transportation design community. The AutoTURN is an essential tool for accurate and cost-effective design of roadway and highway projects such as intersections, roundabouts,...
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The new Zaxis Dash Three excavators from Hitachi, Moline, Ill.,—the ZX240LC-3, ZX270LC-3, ZX350LC-3, ZX450LC-3, ZX650LC-3 and ZX850LC-3—fit the bill for contractors looking to dig up bigger profits. These new excavators include enhancements such as Tier III engines, faster hydraulics, a redesigned...
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The GPS900 RTK system from Leica Geosystems is a complete base and rover system conveniently packaged in a single ruggedized case, providing a complete, low-cost turnkey GPS surveying solution that can be easily transported to and from the worksite.
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Case Construction Equipment, Racine, Wis., recently introduced its new CX700 excavator, which at 70 metric tons represents a new size offering for Case. The new CX700 is powered by a high-performance, fuel-efficient Isuzu engine that is Tier III certified. With an operating weight of 153,400 lb and...
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Rib-Bak U-Channel signposts are the heart of Nucor Steel Marion’s highway products. Made of tough new billet steel, it is the strongest U-channel post available, especially in the crucial load-bearing points. Its patented ribbed-back design withstands higher wind loads and saves money by...
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The Spin Ace minimum-swing radius excavators from Lexington, Ky.,-based Link-Belt are workhorses powered by dependable Isuzu engines. The Spin Ace (Circle 901) series includes the 75 model with an operating weight of 16,900 lb; the 80 model with an operating weight of 18,400 lb; the 135 model with...
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Contractor’s needing to purchase an entry-level compact excavator with conventional tail swing should look no further than the new 329 from Bobcat Co., West Fargo, N.D. The 329’s conventional tail swing provides excellent lifting ability, while the compact excavator offers a maximum reach of 16 ft...
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Manufacturer’s representatives from Terex Roadbuilding reported that the company’s CR662RM RoadMix material transfer vehicle (MTV) recently completed a series of evaluations in which the RoadMix met or exceeded thermal-imaging requirements, working at widths of up to 18 ft while laying mats...
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The new R944C and R954C litronic crawler excavators are part of the new C-Series excavator line from Liebherr Construction Equipment Co., Newport News, Va. Fully compliant to Tier III engine regulations, the new machines also have been redesigned for increased visibility and power. The C-Series (...
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New from Komatsu America Corp., Vernon Hills, Ill., is the PC600LC-8 hydraulic excavator. Komatsu developed this machine with increased speed and stability, an improved Tier III-compliant engine and enhanced serviceability. The PC600LC-8 is ideal for large-scale earthmoving and utility applications...
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Polyaspartic ester-based polyurea topcoats are non-yellowing and exhibit good outdoor weathering and long potlife. The moderately fast reactivity, combined with the relatively low viscosity of the polyaspartic ester compounds, allow for a broader range of applications in two-component coatings.
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