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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...

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...

Bomag Launches Enhanced 600-Hp-Class Cold Planers

Bomag Launches Enhanced 600-Hp-Class Cold Planers

With Increased Productivity And Uptime BOMAG reintroduces its field-proven 600-hp-class (440-kW) BOMAG 2200/60 cold planer with a Tier 4 Final (Stage V) engine and multiple productivity enhancing design advancements. The reengineered milling chamber improves the...

Intelligent Compaction is the Key

Intelligent Compaction is the Key

Long-lasting, durable surfaces result from quality compaction By Jeff Winke The most elemental meaning of the word “compaction,” is the exertion of force on something so that it becomes more dense. In the realm of road construction, compaction is considered one of the...