Press Releases

All In A Day’s Job

All In A Day's Job (From Mix Equipment Feb 2016) It's another early morning gearing up for the day's job for M.R. Tanner Construction's pavement maintenance crew. After prepping the jobsite, marking their lines, calibrating the grade control system, and heating the screed, the first trucks begin to roll onto the jobsite even before the…

Celebrating A Golden Anniversary

Finley Asphalt & Sealing Rings In 50 Years With Pair Of Special Silver Pavers (From APE Nov 2015) The traditional 50th anniversary present is gold. But why stick to something so basic when celebrating such a momentous milestone? Finley Asphalt & Sealing, Inc., of D.C. and Virginia, decided to go for something a little ashier. The family-owned business…

With Echelon Paving, GingerMan Raceway Gets the Green Flag

Carlson EZIV and EZV Front Mount Screeds Help Repave West Michigan Track (From Asphalt Contractor Oct 2015) Located in the lakeshore town of South Haven, MI, GingerMan Raceway was established in 1995 by racing enthusiast Daniel Schnitta. Designed to feel like a state park, the racetrack rests on more than 300 acres of land that…

Safer Night Work

New trends in safety and illumination (From Rock To Road Oct 2015) Roadway construction zones are dangerous by their nature. Add in the element of night and suddenly the traditional hazards of roadway work zones are joined with low visibility and a higher rate of impaired or distracted drivers. As more projects are scheduled for…

Carlson Adds The CP75 To Its Commercial Paver Lineup

Innovation, contractor focus key features of Carlson's newest commercial paver. Carlson Paving Products has introduced its newest member of its CP paver lineup in the CP75 Commercial Class Paver. Setting a new standard for commercial class pavers by combining innovation, reliability and performance in an economical platform, the CP75 joins the Carlson CP100 in providing…

Winter-Damaged Streets Get Milled & Repaved in the City of Southfield

Achieving density requirements and superior mat quality, Carlson's EZR2 impresses contractors (From ForConstructionPros.com) Pull the record book off the shelf for a moment and look up "10 Major Cities With the Worst Winter of 2013-14." Toledo, Chicago and Detroit are the top three. For Metro Detroit the winter of 2013-14 was the second snowiest season…