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.

All intricate form-liner repairs, bridge butt joints and column repairs were completed using Planitop 15.
All intricate form-liner repairs, bridge butt joints and column repairs were completed using Planitop 15.
While repairing expansion joints on the 16th Avenue NW overpass across Crowchild Trail in Calgary, the concrete contractor saved time and…
September 13, 2019
Maryland DOT Secretary Rahn at launch of Opportunity MDOT
Maryland DOT Secretary Rahn at launch of Opportunity MDOT
The Maryland DOT (MDOT) recently launched Opportunity MDOT, an innovative initiative that connects small, disadvantaged and minority-, women- and…
September 12, 2019
transportation construction planning
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The Texas Transportation Commission approved the Texas DOT’s (TxDOT) 10-year transportation plan that includes more than $77 billion dedicated to…
September 09, 2019
Roadpatcher
Hay County, Texas relies on the Roadpatcher from Schwarze for roadway surface repair.
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Municipalities often find pothole repair to be both aggravating and expensive. One cause for these woes is the traditional repair technique known as…
August 23, 2019
The Occupational Safety and Health Administration (OSHA) recently fined SGL Constructors—the joint venture for the I-4 Ultimate project in Orlando—…
August 20, 2019
Emergency rebuild project needed for U.S. 36 in Westminster
In mid-July, cracking caused part of U.S. 36 to cave in and the retaining wall to fall apart. Image courtesy Colorado DOT.
This week, the Colorado DOT (CDOT) is moving into the rebuild phase for the Eastbound U.S. 36 Emergency Rebuild Project of the half-mile stretch of…
August 15, 2019
Andrew Heath, State Traffic Engineer at the Georgia Department of Transportation, explains how 3M's wet reflective pavement markings have improved…
August 12, 2019
Road and bridge construction jobs outpacing rest of construction world
Road and bridge construction jobs outpacing rest of construction world
According to a report by the Bureau of Labor Statistics, U.S. highway, street, and bridge contractors posted a total employment of 396,000 in June, a…
August 12, 2019
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