Investing in research and innovation has paid big dividends for Queensland’s Department of Transport and Main Roads, with millions of dollars saved in the wake of Cyclone Debbie through more resilient pavements.
With increasing demand for more complex and varied asphalt mixes, asphalt plant technology is constantly evolving to meet these new requirements.
Roads & Civil Works Magazine investigates the use of crumb rubber in pavement construction and maintenance in Australia, and the obstacles to its wider implementation.
Flocon has built its success on strong relationships and continual product development. The road maintenance equipment manufacturer continues to evolve its offerings to the Australian market.
The Cat PM622 Profiler has proved to be 50 percent more productive than previous mills for US contractor Tri-City Blacktop, Inc.