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.

Highway construction is vastly different than it was even a few years ago. The recession continues to plague agencies and the construction industry.…
May 19, 2011
As part of FHWA’s Innovative Bridge Research and Deployment (IBRD) project, self-consolidating concrete (SCC) was used during the replacement of the…
May 19, 2011
Road agencies face a critical 21st century challenge: enhance the system’s sustainability. In the context of pavements, enhancing sustainability…
May 19, 2011
Last year, Applied Ecological Services Inc., Michael Van Valkenburgh Associates and HNTB Corp. submitted an entry to the ARC International Wildlife…
May 19, 2011
In Northern Ireland’s County Fermanagh, an engineered alternative for Thompson’s Bridge in Derrylin proved that sometimes two spans are not better…
May 19, 2011
PCA’s Design and Control of Concrete Mixtures is the authoritative reference on cement and concrete materials. The new, fully revised 15th edition…
GreenPave prevents hot-mix asphalt/warm-mix asphalt build-up from the shoot at the plant to the shovel on the job–with a cost comparable to diesel.…
Road construction is a more than $80 billion annual industry in the U.S. Over the last decade, the industry has been driving toward greener and more…
April 07, 2011
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