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.

Michigan DOT using carbon fiber to reinforce bridge components on major projects
Image: Michigan DOT
The Michigan Department of Transportation (MDOT) says the agency is continuing to pioneer the use of carbon fiber to reinforce bridge components on…
January 06, 2022
Indiana DOT completes first all-precast bridge replacement using carbon nanofiber UHPC
Image credit (all photos): Force Construction
The $40 billion allocated for bridge repairs, replacement, and rehabilitation under President Biden’s Infrastructure Investment and Jobs Act is the…
January 04, 2022
Figure 1: A large U.S. coal power plant.
Figure 1: A large U.S. coal power plant.
In the spring of 2020 New York changed forever, and not just because of COVID. On March 14, 2020, the last coal power plant in New York State closed…
January 04, 2022
Oklahoma’s interstate construction history provides an inherent experiment allowing the comparison of asphalt versus concrete highway surface…
January 04, 2022
A high-density asphalt paver is used to compact the dry concrete mix while paving. The pavement was at 95% density or higher coming out of the paver.
A high-density asphalt paver is used to compact the dry concrete mix while paving. The pavement was at 95% density or higher coming out of the paver.
In 2019, the city of Mexico, Missouri, needed a fast, affordable, and durable solution when reconstructing the only access route for one of the area’…
January 04, 2022
The Connecticut State Bond Commission recently approved $839 million worth of upgrades to the state's transportation system. Gov. Ned Lamont said…
January 03, 2022
New Mexico DOT opens I-25 University Avenue Project
Image: New Mexico DOT
The New Mexico Department of Transportation (NMDOT) recently held a ribbon cutting to officially open the I-25 University Avenue Project in Las…
December 06, 2021
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BASE ONE liquid stabilizer incorporated into an aggregate and asphalt milling blended material helps Wilkin County get the performance they need in…
November 30, 2021
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