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VSS Macropaver Aquires Kasi Infrared

VSS Macropaver Aquires Kasi Infrared

Offering faster, more durable equipment The equipment division of the Valley Slurry Seal, Co. family, VSS Macropaver, stemmed from the need within the construction industry for a faster, more durable equipment that was capable of withstanding the rigorous day to day...

Elgin Sweeper Releases the New Broom Badger

Elgin Sweeper Releases the New Broom Badger

The enhanced, Elgin-manufactured Broom Badger made its debut today. The compact, highly maneuverable street sweeper is the latest in the innovative lineup from Elgin Sweeper, a leading global manufacturer of street sweepers. Once again Elgin engineers incorporated...

Sakai America Introduces Recent New Hires

Sakai America Introduces Recent New Hires

Sakai America is happy to introduce three new hires in the Adairsville, GA headquarters. Joey Queen joined Sakai America in the newly created Manufacturing Engineer role. Queen has over 20 years in manufacturing and tooling with the heavy equipment and heavy machine...

Elgin Sweeper Debuts RegenX1®

Elgin Sweeper Debuts RegenX1®

Elgin Sweeper, a leading global manufacturer of street sweepers, officially announced the new RegenX1®. Once again utilizing the input of Elgin’s customers and Innovation Lab, the RegenX1® is a customer-driven design, mid-dump regenerative air street sweeper that is...

Mauldin Adds Southeastern Equipment as Michigan Dealer

Mauldin Adds Southeastern Equipment as Michigan Dealer

Mauldin Paving Products is proud to announce that Southeastern Equipment will be the authorized sales and support dealer for southeastern Michigan. Southeastern Equipment has two locations and will be covering the Detroit, Lancing, and Jackson markets. Southeastern...

LeeBoy welcomes Brian Bieller as Chief Executive Officer

LeeBoy welcomes Brian Bieller as Chief Executive Officer

ST Engineering LeeBoy Inc., a leading commercial asphalt equipment manufacturer, announces Brian Bieller has been named Chief Executive Officer. Bieller has 20 plus years’ experience in the industry after most recently serving as President of Dynapac North America. He...

World of Asphalt

World of Asphalt

AGG1 Gear Up for In-Person Return in Music City World of Asphalt Show & Conference and AGG1 Aggregates Academy & Expo are gearing up to return to the first in-person edition of the combined show since 2019 when opening day ribbon is cut on March 29 at the...

HOG TECHNOLOGIES ACQUIRES ALTA

HOG TECHNOLOGIES ACQUIRES ALTA

The ALTA 400 Mini Striper Has Become the Mini HOG After HOG Technologies Purchases Company Hog Technologies, the global leader in pavement maintenance solutions, announces that they have acquired ALTA, a manufacturer of portable striping machines and solutions. HOG...

Chemtek, Inc. Introduces EarthWise Packaging

Chemtek, Inc. Introduces EarthWise Packaging

Disposable EarthWise Totes Will Be Available In 275-Gal And 330-Gal Quantities Chemtek is now offering a new disposable tote option for 275-gallon and 330-gallon quantities of PavePro Green, our powerful, biodegradable asphalt cleaner. One of Chemtek’s main objectives...

ASMA-USA REEMERGES STRONGER THAN EVER

ASMA-USA REEMERGES STRONGER THAN EVER

We are excited to announce that A.S.M.A., the Asphalt Sealcoat Manufacturers Association, has reemerged as the newly formed ASMA‐USA. This new organization was formed in 2020 to bring together manufacturers, contractors, vendors, and customers of asphalt emulsion...

Dynapac and Modern Machinery

Dynapac and Modern Machinery

Strengthen their partnership in the Pacific Northwest. Dynapac North America LLC, a leader in innovative equipment for compaction and paving applications, is pleased to announce that Modern Machinery will be expanding their current footprint for Dynapac products into...

World of Asphalt, NAPA to Present

World of Asphalt, NAPA to Present

“People, Plants, and Paving Digital Conference” March 9-11, 2021 World of Asphalt, the leading asphalt trade show and conference, has announced its partnership with the National Asphalt Pavement Association (NAPA) to hold the first “People, Plants, and Paving Digital...

Company Profile: BASIC  Equipment An industry Briefing

Company Profile: BASIC Equipment An industry Briefing

Who: BASIC Equipment, Shannon Chastain, President What: Core business provides equipment for the construction and asphalt paving industries. Specifically, the design and manufacture of pneumatic asphalt rollers, articulating motor graders, compactors, rubber-tire...

AQUAPHALT Case Study

AQUAPHALT Case Study

Parking Lot Repair for Pacific Living Property in California Pacific Living Properties, an apartment community company with properties in California, Montana and Washington, regularly uses Aquaphalt for repairs on their sites. Aquaphalt is a revolutionary permanent...

Stephenson Equipment and LeeBoy Raise 25K

Stephenson Equipment and LeeBoy Raise 25K

Benefitting the Gary Sinise Foundation with Stars & Stripes 8520B Paver July 16, 2020, Harrisburg, PA: A LeeBoy 8520B “Stars & Stripes” Commercial Asphalt Paver was delivered to end user, Hoffer Paving at a small yet impactful event. During the presentation, a...

Python 5000+ Denmark-Bound

Python 5000+ Denmark-Bound

by Marjorie Strandlund Recently, one of our Python 5000+ Pothole Patchers drove off the assembly line and onto a truck going to Montreal, where it was then loaded onto a ship bound for Denmark. This marked a major milestone for Python Manufacturing, as it will be the...

The Heat is On

The Heat is On

Soft Heat Manufacturing’s innovative approach is cooking up change When Ted Price needed a “game changer,” he knew exactly where to turn. Ted had recently purchased Diamond Pavement Maintenance Solutions, a once successful residential sealcoating company he’d been...

Leveraging Reputation

Leveraging Reputation

To Grow a Successful Pavement Maintenance Business You’ve probably heard the phrase, “You’re only as good as your reputation.” This is true in so many aspects of life, including business. The reality of today’s digital environment is that negative sentiments can...