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Meet Sherry Guo, Ph.D.

Meet Sherry Guo, Ph.D.

It is with great pleasure and excitement that we welcome Sherry Guo, Ph.D. to the GemSeal family. She comes to us from Royal Dutch Shell, Inc.-Shell Bitumen-U.S. where she served as Shell Oil Products, Sr. Product Application Specialist and then as Specialties...

Seal-Rite: Strong, Economical and Well-Built

Seal-Rite: Strong, Economical and Well-Built

Real-world experience helps Seal-Rite create solutions that work Technically speaking, Seal-Rite’s history as one of the sealcoating industry’s top equipment manufacturers may have started nearly 25 years ago, but it was the 20 years before that, when he was actually...

Strong Processes Reach Millennials

Strong Processes Reach Millennials

Marketing reflects stock market trends By Monica Pitts Just the other May my Edward Jones agent explained the cycles of the stock market to me. Now, I would like to assure you, I am certainly not about to give advice on the stock market. But the cycles that she...

The True Value of the Local Asphalt Equipment Dealer

The True Value of the Local Asphalt Equipment Dealer

By Bryce Davis It’s funny, we all have had these thoughts from time to time. If I can buy that truck direct from the manufacturer, I’ll save so much money. Or if I could buy that motorcycle direct from the manufacturer, win, win. Or that asphalt paver, save, save,...

Fixing Potholes

Fixing Potholes

Avoid common problems, patiently follow the process By Krystal Strassman It happens to the best asphalt paved surface.... the dreaded pothole. Potholes are depressions in a paved surface that can vary in size and shape. They are caused by the expansion and contraction...

Make it Rayn

Make it Rayn

At Rayner Equipment Systems, being cutting-edge is a tradition Before Ken Talley and his team from Talley Oil visited Gordon Rayner of Rayner Equipment Systems a few years ago, they were convinced they’d need to design a whole new sealer. Talley said the company, now...

LeeBoy, Inc. — New For 2020

LeeBoy, Inc. — New For 2020

Designed with the paving professional in mind, this heavy-commercial paver is guaranteed to impress. The 8520B incorporates enhanced features including an above deck generator, increased fuel capacity, and front adjustable conveyor chains that eliminate the need to...

Good Training Brings Best Results

Good Training Brings Best Results

How learning infrared patching done right can bring profits By Jeff Winke Infrared patching is a method of blending new asphalt with existing to create a joint-free integral patch. The truck-mounted machine is capable of heating the existing pavement material to a...