Press Releases

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…

Carlson Receives the Pillar of the Industry Gold Award by AEM’s I Make America Campaign

Carlson Paving Products, Inc. Awarded the I Make America Pillar of the Industry Gold Award For the second consecutive year, Carlson Paving Products, Inc. has been awarded the I Make America Pillar of the Industry Gold Award at the Association of Equipment Manufacturers annual meeting in California. Carlson President Chris Colwell was present to accept…

2014 Contractors’ Top 50 New Products: 50 Ways to Build the Bottom Line

Carlson's CP100 Paver awarded Top 50 New Products by Equipment Today (From ForConstructionPros.com) Your equipment fleet represents both the lifeblood of your business and your largest capital expense. It’s critical that the units you acquire and use in your operation make sense for your applications and can deliver the greatest return on investment. The 2014…

Carlson Employees Support I Make America, Jobs Creation During Congressional Visit

Team Carlson welcomes Congressman Denny Heck to factory to discuss transportation and American manufacturing (From AEM.org) Carlson Paving Products employees expressed strong support for I Make America (IMA) and policies that create U.S. jobs when Rep. Denny Heck (D-WA10) toured their Tacoma, Washington, facility on April 24, 2014. "We discussed with Rep. Heck the importance…

NCAT Evaluates the Safety Edge

With a variety of Safety Edge attachments on the market, Carlson stands out from the rest in results and ease. (From Asphalt Pavement Magazine) Pavement shoulder edge drop-offs have been recognized as roadway safety hazards for decades. Studies conducted by various organizations, including Transportation Research Board (TRB) and AAA, have shown that crashes where pavement…

Size advantage: Paving Contractor Finds Highway Class Machine in Smaller Paver

Taking on Toronto projects, the CP100 delivers big results in a small design for local contractor. (From Hot Mix) Royalcrest Paving & Contracting, Ltd., based in Toronto, Ontario, Canada, serves the Greater Toronto Area and surrounding municipalities. The company's management team has a collective 135 years of construction experience in the asphalt paving industry. During…