Asphalt Advances

This article examines advances in asphalt paving technology as manufacturers respond to contractor needs. Manufacturers face a challenging market due to the worldwide economic crisis. While the United States and European market demand remains low, China, India, and parts of Latin America are growing markets. Manufacturers profiled include BOMAG, Caterpillar, Dynapac, Kasi, Roadtec, Trimble, Vogele, Volvo, and VT LeeBoy. Inserts describe a novel road repair method being used in Germany; paving equipment being used on a project in the United Arab Emirates; and some of the challenges of paving in extremely tight spaces.

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  • English

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  • Accession Number: 01149271
  • Record Type: Publication
  • Files: TRIS
  • Created Date: Jan 26 2010 2:31PM