Downer to build $8M asphalt plant for recycled materials

Downer to build $8M asphalt plant for recycled materials

Posted in Industry News, Latest News//September 13, 2018

Downer Group will begin work on an $8 million asphalt plant in Telbara to increase the amount of plastics and recycled materials that can be used in local road construction.

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Wirtgen-heavy fleet proves winner for ACT/NSW contractor

Wirtgen-heavy fleet proves winner for ACT/NSW contractor

Posted in Asphalt Review, Latest News, Technology Update, Up front//August 29, 2018

Patches Asphalt has seen significant growth in the past few years – an increase that comes down to its high quality service and the technical abilities of its Wirtgen-heavy fleet of machinery.

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The drive to 100% reuse of asphalt

The drive to 100% reuse of asphalt

Posted in Asphalt Review, Latest News//August 27, 2018

Erik Denneman, Director – Technology and Leadership at the Australian Asphalt Pavement Association, looks at the benefits of using reclaimed asphalt pavement and the push behind its uptake in Australia.

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QLD Govt invest $12M to upgrade 15km of Bruce Highway

QLD Govt invest $12M to upgrade 15km of Bruce Highway

Posted in Industry News, Latest News//August 09, 2018

The Bruce Highway will soon undergo a $12 million resurfacing along a 15 kilometre stretch between Pine River Bridge and the Sunshine Coast.

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New benchmarking tool raising the bar for sustainability

New benchmarking tool raising the bar for sustainability

Posted in Asphalt Review, Civil Works, Industry News, Latest News, Technology Update//July 19, 2018

With the introduction of an internationally-aligned benchmarking tool, Australian road owners and authorities can now be confident that the asphalt products they use are as sustainable as they claim to be.

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Old tyres: From running on the roads to being part of them

Old tyres: From running on the roads to being part of them

Posted in Asphalt Review, Environment, Latest News, Technology Update//June 08, 2018

Tyre Stewardship Australia has been helping create a circular economy by finding new ways to use waste tyres, from crumb rubber asphalt to permeable pavements.

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