21 October 2010 - 16:44
ARCHITECTS and specifiers looking to inject colour into public-realm schemes while providing effective water management, can now draw upon a porous asphalt SuDS system which is available in a range of colours.
24 September 2010 - 16:17
Finedoor have recently supplied and commissioned a Cesan 200 tonnes/h asphalt plant for U.L.O Consultants in Nigeria.
One of the companies that Finedoor partner in the supply of equipment throughout the world, Cesan are...
20 September 2010 - 16:15
The Balocco track was built in the 1960s by Alfa Romeo before it was acquired by the Fiat Group. Each year around 20,000 vehicles including new cars, prototypes and racing cars, are put through their paces on the course...
14 September 2010 - 16:10
LAFARGE Aggregates & Concrete UK have a new man at the helm of their Asphalt & Contracting division following the return of Shaun Davidson to the UK after almost two years as Lafarge Aggregates & Concrete’s...
26 August 2010 - 14:47
AMEY have awarded a contract worth £25 million to Tarmac to maintain and improve Birmingham’s highways infrastructure network, which includes 2,500km of roads, around 100,000 street lights and over 850 highway...
10 August 2010 - 16:15
TRL has been asked by the Malta National Laboratory (MNL) to help establish a construction materials testing facility that will allow MNL to become an independent test house on the island. MNL will then be able to...
01 July 2010 - 15:58
A new Bomag BF600 paver belonging to O'Rourke Construction, the specialist road surfacing and civil engineering services company, completed important paving work just hours before the 2010 Biggin Hill air show got off...
10 June 2010 - 13:45
THE University of Derby’s pivotal role in supporting the road and pavement industry is being celebrated at a flagship conference in Ireland this week.
Last night, a dozen Derby graduates from the Diploma in Asphalt...
29 April 2010 - 09:14
HANSON have become the first company in the UK to produce and lay low-energy asphalt (LEA) in a move that will reduce the level of carbon emissions associated with asphalt production for road building by up to 50%.
20 April 2010 - 08:58
The concentration of CO2 in the atmosphere rose from 320 to 386 ppm (parts per million) between 1958 and 2000. As a result, the global temperature has risen by 0.7°C and the sea level by 17cm. The snow-covered regions...