Asphalt Paving, Compaction & Testing

February 8, 2012
Ferocious daytime temperatures can provide a tough challenge to construction firms working in desert conditions in Egypt's south. Despite the high…
February 8, 2012
Some US$264.5 million (C$278 million) is being budgeted for upgrading road links in the Bas-Saint-Laurent area of Quebec Province, Canada.
February 8, 2012
Improvements worth US$30 million are being carried out at Miami International Airport. The work includes runway resurfacing with specialist…
February 8, 2012
Estimates now suggest that repairs to Chile's earthquake damaged infrastructure will cost the country's government in the region of US$1.2 billion.…
February 8, 2012
A huge logistics operation has been carried out successfully at New York's JFK Airport. One of the busiest runways at one of the world's busiest…
February 8, 2012
A new generation of asphalt compaction technology is coming to market, reports Mike Woof. The market for rubber tyred compactors has grown in recent…
February 7, 2012
Sri Lanka's war ravaged roads will begin to benefit from a massive improvement programme shortly, following the cessation of hostilities. Some US$3…
February 7, 2012
Efficient earthmoving is allowing productive road construction in the Egyptian desert, Mike Woof reports. Despite ferocious desert temperatures,…
February 7, 2012
When the main commuter route into Cardiff, the Welsh capital, began to suffer from acute deformation, the Vale of Glamorgan Council required a…
February 7, 2012
A massive budget for highway construction and upgrading is being set in place by the Vietnamese authorities. In all some US$18.73 billion is being…