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.

Even in the strongest economy, America has been challenged with failing infrastructure. Now, thanks in no small part to COVID-19, times are…
September 28, 2020
Colorado DOT completes two impactful resurfacing projects in Denver area
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The Colorado DOT (CDOT) and contractor partner Brannan Sand and Gravel recently completed two significant resurfacing projects this summer in the…
September 23, 2020
Wisconsin roadside rehabilitated using 3D geocell stabilization system
Wisconsin roadside rehabilitated using 3-D Geocell stabilization system.
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On a roadside in Greendale, Wis., GEOWEB 3D geocells were integrated along a half-mile section of roadway designed to support the weight of rolling…
September 15, 2020
Recent climate events have impacted infrastructure in numerous ways: floods affect road systems, extreme heat damages rail lines and airport runways…
September 15, 2020
Michigan research into carbon fiber bridge components gains national recognition
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The Michigan DOT (MDOT) and Lawrence Technological University in Southfield are receiving recognition for research using carbon fiber components in…
September 11, 2020
The Federal Highway Administration (FHWA) this week announced an opportunity for cities and states, tribal governments, and federal lands agencies to…
September 09, 2020
When developing a cold weather concreting plan, consider three primary objectives: protect the concrete from early-age freezing, protect to ensure adequate strength gain, and protect from thermal shock and cracking.
When developing a cold weather concreting plan, consider three primary objectives: protect the concrete from early-age freezing, protect to ensure adequate strength gain, and protect from thermal shock and cracking.
There are three primary objectives for cold weather concreting: 1) Protect the newly placed concrete from damage due to early-age freezing; 2)…
September 08, 2020
Nevada DOT awards contract for I-15 bridge repair project in North Las Vegas
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The Nevada DOT (NDOT) recently awarded a $964,000 construction contract to Aggregate Industries SWR Inc. for repairing a pair of 50-year-old at-grade…
September 03, 2020
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