Roads

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

Recycling once meant community paper drives. The local Boy Scout or Girl Scout troop collecting scrap newspaper to earn money for a trip to summer…
December 28, 2000
If Olympic medals were bestowed for paving under pressure, Slurry Pavers would have been a top contender this summer. On May 17, with the Olympics…
December 28, 2000
The StreetPrint Pavement Texturing system, developed by Integrated Paving Concepts Inc., is a process for imprinting and coloring asphalt to…
December 28, 2000
Across the state, a Michigan contractor is rebuilding county roads for a fraction of the cost of reconstruction. Pavement Recycling Inc. of…
December 28, 2000
Editor's note: This is the second installment of a two-part series on asphalt compaction. In the August issue, Scherocman, a consulting engineer in…
December 28, 2000
Oregon comprises a wide variety of climatic regions, but one of the constants in its heavily populated areas-the western third of the state-is rain.…
December 28, 2000
Open-graded friction course (OGFC) mixes have been around longer than many contractors or department of transportation officials may recall. As early…
December 28, 2000
In 1961, only 7% of all vehicle travel in the U.S. was on interstate highways; by 1989, that figure had more than tripled. Accompanying this rise in…
December 28, 2000
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