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Hanes Geo Components Announces Hill Country Site Supply Acquisition

Hanes Geo Components Announces Hill Country Site Supply Acquisition

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Hanes Geo Components, of Winston Salem, NC, announces they have reached an agreement to acquire Hill Country Site Supply. John Dowdell, President of Hanes Geo Components, commented that “under the leadership of Clay Cashatt, Chris McCormick and Jennifer Ryan, Hill Country Site Supply has developed an outstanding reputation as a  … Read More

Steady Increase in Sustainability of Asphalt Pavements

Steady Increase in Sustainability of Asphalt Pavements

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Lanham, Md. — Nationwide, asphalt pavement mix producers continue to improve the sustainability profile of America’s roads through the incorporation of recycled materials and the use of energy-saving warm-mix asphalt technologies.

According to the latest survey of asphalt mix producers conducted by the National Asphalt Pavement Association (NAPA) in partnership with  … Read More

Fewer Than Half of the Nation’s Metro Areas Added Construction Jobs Between July 2014 & 2015 As Federal Infrastructure Measures Languish

Fewer Than Half of the Nation’s Metro Areas Added Construction Jobs Between July 2014 & 2015 As Federal Infrastructure Measures Languish

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Seattle-Bellevue-Everett, Wash. and El Centro, Calif. Top Growth List; Fort Worth-Arlington, Texas and Gulfport-Biloxi-Pascagoula, Miss. Experience the Largest Declines for the Year
Construction employment increased in fewer than half of the nation’s metro areas between July 2014 and July 2015, the weakest expansion since late 2011, according to a new analysis  … Read More

“Foamed Asphalt” Used As Base Course of New Travel Lane

“Foamed Asphalt” Used As Base Course of New Travel Lane

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(July 17, 2015) – The new travel lane on US 29 in Columbia will have “green” asphalt pavement but drivers will not be able to see a difference.  The Maryland Department of Transportation’s State Highway Administration (SHA) is using 2,600 tons (5.2 million pounds) of recycled material on its $32.7 million  … Read More



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