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Joint filler meets new ASTM D8139 standard

Based on independent AASHTO APEL evaluation and testing results, the manufacturer reports that its Nomaflex products exceed requirements of the recently published ASTM D8139, Standard Specification for Semi-Rigid, Closed-Cell Polypropylene Foam, Preformed Expansion Joint Fillers for Concrete Paving and Structural Construction.

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Hybrid cementitious grout outguns epoxy-based formulations

Company has engineered a versatile grout material for supporting machinery and applications requiring precision alignment. The cement-based, nonmetallic, non-shrink Hybrid Grout develops compressive strengths that rival epoxy-based grouts without the added expense. Formulated with the Five Star Air Release Technology to increase durability of the hardened concrete, it offers a 95 percent effective bearing area, meaning less voids and a better bond. The material’s smooth consistency results in optimal flowability for pumping or pours.

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Truck OEM team with camera, safety device providers

Increasing emphasis on truck accident prevention, coupled with expedited, assembly stage installation of related equipment and devices, is driving safety device specialist and heavy-duty model manufacturer alliances.

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Truck maintenance sessions

Hendrickson will host 11 a.m. and 2:30 p.m. Product Analysis Education classes, January 23-25 at its 2018 World of Concrete Booth C6502, Las Vegas Convention Center.

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Heavy/civil scheduling software

B2W Schedule, the latest addition to the B2W Platform, allows heavy/civil contractors to centralize scheduling and dispatching functions, move them online and achieve real-time collaboration to optimize resources. Users across workflows can view labor, material and equipment assignments on desktop or mobile devices and manage scheduling by initiating requests and fulfilling requirements with drag-and-drop functionality.

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