What Keeps You Up At Night?

What Keeps You Up At Night?

By Brian Hall No matter what your role in any organization, something concerns you. Lute men worry about having quality tools, roller men worry about compaction and rolling patterns, truck drivers worry about pulling away from the paver with a full load of asphalt,...
My Spec is Bigger Than Your Spec!

My Spec is Bigger Than Your Spec!

By Shawn Hutchings Have you ever tried buying a new piece of construction equipment and were overwhelmed with all the different specs and options? If you said yes, then you’re not alone! My son is in the seal coating business and when he bought his first seal coat...
The Real Truth About Buying  New Equipment

The Real Truth About Buying New Equipment

By Brian Hall Well, we blinked and it’s June. Now that we are finally adjusting to live as we used to know it, many contractors are breathing easier and looking at adding to their fleet. With all the good news concerning infrastructure and building, the demand for new...
Sustainability, I am thinking Thrive-ability!

Sustainability, I am thinking Thrive-ability!

By Shawn Hutchings I hope you all had the opportunity to attend the ConExpo-ConAgg this year, it was an awesome conference, and the energy was through the roof! ConExpo 2023 broke records with over 139,000 attendees and more than 2,400 exhibitors! ConExpo-ConAgg is a...
Where is this Paving Train Headed?

Where is this Paving Train Headed?

By Brian Hall Much has been made of this ride we have been on since the COVID pandemic. ConExpo marked 3 years since the world hit the pause button and it’s been a little quirky since. Post pandemic has given us 2 things; high demand and short supply. Infrastructure...
Where are you going this year?

Where are you going this year?

By Brian Hall I recently heard one of my favorite speakers give a talk on staying focused and the main thought principle was that “your direction, not your intention, determines your destination.” While it might sound like common sense, if you dig deeper, that is on a...