March 2016

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Here’s a couple of things that don’t typically go well together: asphalt paving and the month of November in Missouri. There are, however, exceptions…
February 29, 2016
Utility delays pushed paving into November—but still, a success for St. Louis County
Utility delays pushed paving in St. Louis County
Here’s a couple of things that don’t typically go well together: asphalt paving and the month of November in Missouri. There are, however, exceptions…
February 29, 2016
N.M. contractor front-loads schedule, completes in 85 days
N.M. contractor front-loads schedule, completes in 85 days
Mountain States Constructors Inc. is used to working in the mountains, making roads out of nothing. In the summer of 2015, looking up at concrete and…
February 29, 2016
Colorado road revival makes for much smoother ride
Colorado road revival makes for much smoother ride
Driving down SH 13 today, it is hard to imagine that the span of road was once stricken by numerous signs of deterioration, but the Colorado…
February 29, 2016
A long and winding road in Colorado gets top-shelf resurfacing
A long and winding road in Colorado gets top-shelf resurfacing
Drivers traveling on I-70 in De Beque Canyon, Colo., may notice that the highway now feels much smoother. They might give this a passing thought of…
February 29, 2016
A simple, moderately diverted traffic management plan in action.
A simple, moderately diverted traffic management plan in action.
For the past several years, the Colorado Department of Transportation (CDOT) has been evaluating the use, primarily in the southwestern part of the…
February 29, 2016
Improving the durability of asphalt pavement mix designs
Improving the durability of asphalt pavement mix designs
Durability issues are a leading cause of asphalt pavement deterioration and eventual failure. Aggregate quality standards and mix design requirements…
February 29, 2016
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