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Soil compactors feature innovative technology to meet contractor’s needs

by Jon M. Casey Contractors, who are in the market for soil compacting equipment, will find a number of specialized machines designed for site prep work. This overview will touch on some of the latest features on five compactor brands. Single drum compaction rollers, are the primary configuration for self-propelled, ride-on units.

CIR Additive System for Materials Blending in Pavement Rehab

The Roadtec CIR Additive System is used in the cold-in-place recycling of asphalt pavement in the repair and rehabilitation of asphalt paved roads. The system is used to transfer, measure, and inject either emulsion or foamed asphalt to the cutter housing of the milling machine. The additive is then thoroughly blended with the milled material […]