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Twin Steers to Twin Shafts

Fleet management is one of the competencies positioning Raleigh, N.C., ready mixed, aggregate and asphalt producer Sunrock Group among the Carolinas’ stronger independent operators. A 2001 change to Allison 4600s in its rear discharge mixer truck specs made the group’s concrete brand, Carolina Sunrock, an early adopter of fleetwide automatic transmissions.

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Manufacturers machine twin shaft, planetary and pan models for rapid cycles, binder efficiency, and safe, low maintenance operation.


U.S. 30 at Burnt River and Union Pacific Rail Road

When a state department of transportation planned for a successor to a 90-year old bridge along U.S. Highway 30, the stars aligned for precast concrete methods—in lieu of much structural steel and cast-in-place concrete.

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