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2014-08-05 12:28:29

LONDON, Aug. 5, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Reportbuyer.com has added a new market research report:World Asphalt Market, Freedoniahttp://www.reportbuyer.com/industry_manufacturing/mining/world_asphalt_market_freedonia.htmlWorld demand to rise 3.6% annually through 2017World demand for primary asphalt, which is refined from crude petroleum or mined from naturally occurring sources, is projected to rise 3.6 percent yearly through 2017 from a weak 2012 base to 121 million metric tons...

2014-06-29 23:01:09

Housing construction and renovation spending will gradually expand, fuelling demand for asphalt shingles and roofing products. For these reasons, industry research firm IBISWorld has added a report on the Asphalt Manufacturing industry to its growing industry report collection. New York, NY (PRWEB) June 29, 2014 The Asphalt Manufacturing industry has experienced volatile demand over the past five years. The US housing crisis dragged down the domestic housing market, causing domestic...

2014-04-09 12:22:30

Combining Lehigh's MRP and Rheopave additives will provide best-in-class solutions for rubber-modified asphalt ATLANTA, April 9, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Lehigh Technologies, a leading specialty materials company that produces micronized rubber powders (MRP), announced today that it has partnered with Rheopave Technologies LLC, to provide the asphalt industry with a superior product offering that reduces the cost, boosts the performance and improves the sustainability of modified asphalt...

2014-03-19 23:00:36

As the winter season comes to a close, The H&K Group’s Materials Division is pleased to announce that its asphalt plants are open for and ready for business. Skippack, PA (PRWEB) March 20, 2014 As the winter season comes to a close, The H&K Group’s Materials Division is pleased to announce that its asphalt plants are open for and ready for business. The H&K Group owns and operates 19 hot mix asphalt plants and 26 crushed stone facilities located throughout Eastern...

2013-09-03 23:04:32

“Asphalt to 2017” is the new market research report added at ReportsnReports.com. Road construction spending and building construction expenditures are the two largest markets for asphalt. Dallas, Texas (PRWEB) September 03, 2013 Demand for asphalt in the US is forecast to increase 3.7 percent annually to 27.9 million tons in 2017. This is equivalent to 154 million barrels of primary asphalt, the vast majority of which is refined petroleum asphalt. Demand for asphalt is expected to...

2011-04-19 12:40:00

HAUPPAUGE, N.Y., April 19, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- On Wednesday, April 20th at 10:30 a.m. at Glenmere Lane, and Route 112, Coram, (LIE Exit 64) against a moonscape of potholes, the Long Island Contractors' Association (LICA) and Brookhaven Town Highway Superintendent John Rouse will call for a sweeping revision of municipal regulations that would permit the use of recycled asphalt materials to help the environment while driving down the taxpayers' cost to repair the historically high number of...

2011-03-22 05:30:00

SUNNYVALE, Calif., March 22, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Trimble (Nasdaq: TRMB) today announced that its 3D Compaction Control System is now available for asphalt compactors--extending the range of Trimble paving solutions to cover milling, asphalt paving, finished compaction and project sign-off. Start to finish paving and road re-surfacing solutions from Trimble allows contractors to work more efficiently, use less material and achieve a smoother finished road surface. The announcement was...

Word of the Day
  • Like a worm in form or movement; vermiform; tortuous or sinuous; also, writhing or wriggling.
  • Like the track or trace of a worm; appearing as if worm-eaten; vermiculate.
  • Marked with fine, close-set, wavy or tortuous lines of color; vermiculated.
  • A form of rusticated masonry which is so wrought as to appear thickly indented with worm-tracks.
This word ultimately comes from the Latin 'vermis,' worm.