Press Releases

Day in the Sun: Shelly Makes Adjustment on Way to Top Paving Award

Carlson screeds enable contractor to find success, and in process win the industry's top award. (From Roads & Bridges) Sometimes the sun is good for an extra wake-up call. Early on in the I-70 paving project in Licking County, Ohio, Larry Shively saw the UV rays hit a fresh layer of skin and was alarmed…

Saving Lives with the Safety Edge

Working with FHWA, Carlson helps develop Safety Edge to build safer roads and save lives. (From Asphalt Pavement Magazine) Surprisingly, most fatal crashes in the United States aren't caused by drunk drivers or "bad" drivers, but are actually caused by simple roadway departures. Roadway departures account for over half of all fatal crashes in the…

Volvo, Carlson Enter Screed Alliance

Carlson expands its partnerships to now include wedge-lock screeds to Volvo pavers (From Asphalt Pavement) Volvo Construction Equipment and Carlson Paving Products have entered an alliance to provide additional screed options for Volvo pavers. The Wedge-Lock screed for Volvo 6000 Series highway-class asphalt pavers, such as the pictured PF6110, will undergo design updates and will…

Asphalt Paving: Smoothness in the North Woods

Wisconsin contractor named finalist for industry's top award, assisted in part by Carlson's EZIV screed. (From Roads & Bridges) Having the state governor visit your construction site is always an honor. Northeast Asphalt Inc. was doubly honored when the Greenville, Wis., contractor was named a finalist for the coveted Sheldon G. Hayes Award, given by…

Carlson Paving Showcases the CP-90

The first commercial class paver by Carlson, the CP-90 is fast becoming a hit among contractors. (From Hot Mix) Johnstone Brothers Equipment Corp. (JBEC) has been involved with asphalt paving equipment for two generations. The business has steadily grown due to its passion for good quality paving equipment, backed up by its product knowledge and…

How Do You Pave on an Island?

Carlson's EZIV tackles driveway tie-ins with ease with great results using WMA on an island project (From ForConstructionPros.com) Located just off the coast of Rhode Island is Block Island, and perhaps typical of most island communities commuting by ferry is common for native and tourist alike. This same mode of transportation is also the only…