Pavement Maintenance

Road pavement maintenance concerns the action of keeping a road or highway in a state of good repair. It includes monitoring pavement health, addressing and fixing delamination, cracking, and potholes, and maintaining proper pavement lane markings and striping. Also of concern is addressing snow and ice on roadways, keeping roads clear and drivable, and snowplow fleet maintenance and control.

Engineering a better concrete pavement might someday involve manipulating cement grains at the molecular level. Nanotechnology is now being explored…
January 28, 2009
EZ-Liner pavement marking equipment defines reliability, performance, and quality. Customers are impressed and influenced by EZ-Liner’s…
Green highways are no longer just a concept, but are increasingly becoming a reality as agencies turn to concrete pavements to meet the three-pronged…
November 13, 2008
Across the U.S., families and businesses are feeling the squeeze of increasing oil prices. Trucking companies are facing higher operating costs.…
November 13, 2008
Research is ongoing at the National Concrete Pavement Technology Center (CP Tech Center), Iowa State University (ISU), in collaboration with the…
November 13, 2008
Driven by leaders with a strong entrepreneurial spirit and a bold vision, WSB & Associates, Inc., a 160-person Minnesota engineering firm is a…
Reducing crossover accidents on a two-lane road is a big plus for any paving job. Leo Journagan Construction Co. of Springfi eld, Mo., widened Rte.…
May 20, 2008
Contractors must identify, define and overcome obstacles on every job. Intermountain Slurry Seal recently did just that to successfully microsurface…
May 14, 2008
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