Category Archives: Technology

Drone market outlook for 2019

Drone market outlook for 2019

by Michael Singer / CEO DroneView Technologies Looking back over the past year we see clear evidence that drones have moved from questionable fringe products to mainstream productivity tools. Their use cases are plentiful and have been broadly embraced and implemented in production workflows by organizations large and small for mapping, inspection, cinematography, public safety, […]

Road Dryer RD-1200 safely dries pavement in one pass for paving, surface treatments

Road Dryer RD-1200 safely dries pavement in one pass for paving, surface treatments

GREENVILLE, SC – The RD-1200XT pavement-drying unit from Greenville, SC-based Road Dryer LLC quickly dries asphalt and concrete pavement, allowing crews to pave or apply surface treatments or striping after just one pass. The unit, which blows heated air up to 300° F directly downward through multiple nozzles, eliminates the risk of “flying objects” and […]

Announcing PointStudio ~ a new name and platform for Maptek spatial data application

Announcing PointStudio ~ a new name and platform for Maptek spatial data application

The launch of PointStudio 8 from Maptek heralds a new name, platform and ribbon interface to the long-standing point cloud processing and modeling software. PointStudio 8 is the logical progression from I-Site Studio. The new generation 3D platform for modeling, analysis and reporting is delivered on the Maptek Workbench, which unlocks data sharing with other […]

NPK launches dust suppression kits for PH hammers

NPK launches dust suppression kits for PH hammers

In 2016 OHSA introduced a new regulation regarding occupational exposure to respirable crystalline silica in construction work (1926.1153). Part xvii specifies acceptable work practices pertaining to heavy equipment used to break silica-containing materials, i.e. concrete demolition.

ADM asphalt plant control add-ons offer producers greater uptime, more customization

ADM asphalt plant control add-ons offer producers greater uptime, more customization

HUNTERTOWN, IN — Asphalt Drum Mixers Inc. offers asphalt plant add-ons for greater customizability, uptime and efficiency. The components help with ease of operation and can alert operators to small problems before they grow and become more costly. The features include advanced controls to streamline plant operation, automatic systems to call or text operators to […]