Concrete Paving, Compaction & Testing

July 19, 2017
Fibre-reinforced concrete (FRC) has long been used for road pavements and is now a common material for civil engineering applications such as precast…
April 5, 2017
In the US, considerable experience has been gained with thin white-topping (TWT), with the technique now being used in other countries as well. In…
March 6, 2017
Tough competition is being seen in the specialised market for concrete slipforming machines, with new partnerships and new technology coming to…
February 27, 2017
Transtec Group has launched what it says is a powerful upgrade for concrete maturity and temperature monitoring. Command Center 2.0 (CC 2.0) includes…
January 30, 2017
CEMEX USA is playing a major role in the rebuilding of Florida’s I-4 highway. This 34km reconstruction of Central Florida’s main interstate highway…
January 25, 2017
Allen Engineering is introducing a new high-frequency vibrator for use in concreting. The firm’s Intelli-Vibe unit is said to offer a powerful,…
January 25, 2017
A novel dual-layer concrete paving technique has been used on jobsites in Germany on the country’s high-speed Autobahn network This technique allows…
January 5, 2017
A key road in Costa Rica has been upgraded and now features concrete construction CEMEX Latam Holdings, a subsidiary of CEMEX, supplied the cement…
January 5, 2017
A highway link to the north of Panama´s capital city that connects with a national park popular with tourists, has now been rebuilt Cement producer…
December 8, 2016
Four job sites, four contractors, four German states, one paving method: Dual-layer concrete paving with the slipform paver SP 1500 from Wirtgen is…