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From Pavement to Perfection:

From Pavement to Perfection:

Navigating the Art of Parking Lot Striping By Mark “Captain Striper” Estrada Jr. So you’ve landed yourself a new parking lot to stripe. Congratulations! You’re about to make the world a little more organized one parking spot at a time but before you dive headfirst...

SAKAI Unveils Cutting-Edge Compaction Equipment

SAKAI Unveils Cutting-Edge Compaction Equipment

at World of Asphalt 2024 SAKAI America made a splash at World of Asphalt 2024 with the introduction of two groundbreaking machines: The first production SW884ND 79-inch asphalt roller featuring Guardman® safety technology: Guardman goes beyond basic proximity sensors....

Crafco EZ Patcher

Crafco EZ Patcher

A New Approach to Pavement Patching The pavement preservation industry has come a long way since its start in the 1970s. Every once in a while, a breakthrough innovation brings a new level of efficiency and changes the way things are done. Crafco’s new EZ Patcher...

Benefits of Crack Sealing

Benefits of Crack Sealing

Preserve, protect pavement performance By Jeff Winke Cracks happen. In time, exposed to the world, asphalt paving gets them. And fixing asphalt pavement cracks is critical to maintaining a strong, useable surface. As the National Center for Asphalt Technology (NCAT)...

Hiring a Sweeper Machine Operator

Hiring a Sweeper Machine Operator

Getting the best qualities and skills By Jeff Winke Operating a sweeper machine requires a special set of skills, experience, and qualities. In today’s world, street sweepers come in all flavors. There are all electric, plug-in electric, mechanical, regenerative air,...