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Welcome to the Asphalt Channel, a special feature that provides the user an in-depth look at the hot-mix asphalt industry.  This section offers several areas to explore: product spotlights, article archives, related case studies, related video and product/supplier contact list.   

Workers in the asphalt industry face various health and safety hazard situations, including active work zones, construction equipment, overhead power…
June 10, 2019
The potential sustainable benefits of alternative binder use are positive for the asphalt industry, the environment and society. Alternative binders…
May 06, 2019
More often than not on a paving job, it’s not the paving itself that proves to be the most challenging aspect—it’s handling the traffic. Live traffic…
March 04, 2019
It’s impossible to convince rain to come again another day. Sloan Construction tested this hypothesis more times than it needed to. Dark storm clouds…
March 04, 2019
When working on one of the largest pavement rehabilitation projects in the history of the California Department of Transportation (Caltrans) on one…
March 04, 2019
Three years after breaking ground and more than 10 years since the Hawaii Department of Transportation (HDOT) first awarded the bid, the second phase…
February 06, 2019
The Indiana Toll Road runs east-west across northern Indiana, concurrent with I-90 and a portion of I-80. The 157-mile stretch provides primary…
February 05, 2019
The Linn Cove Viaduct rehabilitation project along the Blue Ridge Parkway near Asheville, N.C., implemented preventive maintenance measures using …
December 12, 2018
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