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.
Building on its strong relationship with equipment supplier Wirtgen Group, Colas Australia selected a new, versatile Benninghoven mobile asphalt batch plant to help undertake works on a major Queensland project.
Australian Asphalt Pavement Association’s international knowledge transfer tours have been enlightening industry on advances being made in the global flexible pavements sector for nearly 30 years. Its 2018 trip will continue that tradition, albeit in an exciting new setting.