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The city of Avon Park in Florida—so named for Stratford-upon-Avon in the United Kingdom, which is otherwise known as the birthplace of William…
January 02, 2020
On U.S. 27, contractors replaced about 1,600 ft of roadway on each approach with an 11.5-in. layer of portland cement concrete pavement.
On U.S. 27, contractors replaced about 1,600 ft of roadway on each approach with an 11.5-in. layer of portland cement concrete pavement.
The city of Avon Park in Florida—so named for Stratford-upon-Avon in the United Kingdom, which is otherwise known as the birthplace of William…
January 02, 2020
Now that 2020 is officially underway, it looks as though there is reason to be optimistic about the world of construction.  According to a recent…
January 02, 2020
As one of the first-settled areas of the U.S, Pennsylvania boasts a robust inventory of historic bridges, including the oldest continuously used…
January 02, 2020
Employing the Super Air Meter (SAM) test
Employing the Super Air Meter (SAM) test provides the same information as a conventional pressure meter, but can also place the concrete under a series of higher pressures. By understanding how the concrete responds to these pressures, the meter can assess properties of the air-void system beyond the air content.
Performance engineered mixtures (PEMs) have gained considerable attention recently in the concrete world. National Concrete Pavement Technology…
January 02, 2020
A photograph of a thin FRC pavement before the application of traffic.
A photograph of a thin FRC pavement before the application of traffic.
In today’s dwindling budgeting scenario, state DOTs strive for long-lasting pavement rehabilitation alternatives that require less in future…
January 02, 2020
When highway contractors neglect to give advance written notice of their intent to file a claim, they often forfeit their right to receive an…
January 02, 2020
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