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.
SAMI Bitumen Technologies’ prime seal SAMIPrime Eco is proving an eco-friendly and efficient alternative product for surfacing projects in Western Australia.
WA Stabilising discusses a recently completed major project for Main Roads WA in the Wheatbelt region and how foam bitumen stabilisation was used.
Having identified ways to improve existing asphalt surfacing technology for airports in Australia, industry stakeholders have joined to deliver a national performance-based model specification for asphalt at airports.
A large-scale trial of asphalt made with recycled plastic incorporated into the bitumen binder has been conducted by Fulton Hogan at Christchurch International Airport, New Zealand.
Born from collaboration, the new Cat CW12 Pneumatic Tyre Roller features an innovative 360-degree rotating seat, improving safety and eliminating the need to reverse on site.