The Importance of Compaction for Pavement Performance

Leading with integrity is an important value for all the members of The Pavement Network. Knowing the importance of compaction for your paving project should be high on your list if you are looking for help on your next pavement maintenance project. Asphalt is THE most recycled product in the world. According to a recent article from World Of Asphalt, they state that if the paving world wants to maintain its reputation for sustainability, then it needs to return to the heart of good paving practices: proper compaction.

Asphalt Paving Basics

Every state possesses its own series of codes and specifications for paving procedures. Before beginning a project, simply researching what the state requires for safety and longevity can solve the majority of problems that might arise on the jobsite.

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