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Since asphalt roadways began to appear in the U.S. in the mid-19th century, Americans have been seeking to enhance the quality of their roads.  …
May 04, 2015
Since asphalt roadways began to appear in the U.S. in the mid-19th century, Americans have been seeking to enhance the quality of their roads.  …
May 04, 2015
The use of warm-mix asphalt (WMA) has grown rapidly in the short time it has become a familiar acronym in the U.S. In fact, the Ohio Department of…
May 04, 2015
Thin-lift overlays are quickly emerging as a preferred alternative to other road-surface preservation treatments.   In Oregon, thin lifts are…
May 04, 2015
As the need grows for new rehabilitation methodologies to improve the performance of hot-mix asphalt (HMA) overlays on top of existing concrete…
May 04, 2015
Crack sealing has been used as a very cost-effective method of pavement preservation for decades.   Crack sealants reduce moisture and debris…
May 04, 2015
Around the country, agencies struggle with tight budgets and contractors struggle with unpredictable material prices in a competitive market.   This…
May 04, 2015
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