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  • Concrete mix sets fast

    Made with alkali-resistant fiberglass fibers for crack and corrosion resistance, the concrete mix reaches 1,000 psi in three hours and 3,000 psi in 24 hours.

  • Screed endgates

    Rather than replacing the entire endgate, the V3’s easy-on, easy-off platform saves asphalt paving time by allowing crews to quickly swap attachment shoes.

  • Electric heater keeps asphalt pliant

    Lo-Density storage tank heaters dissipate controlled heat as low as three watts per square inch to prevent coking and damage to asphalt, light and heavy fuel oils, diesel, biodiesel, lube oils, hydraulic fluids, resins/epoxies, and anything else sensitive to high temperatures.

  • Asphalt compactor saves fuel

    Powered by a 20.2 hp automatic idle diesel engine that conserves fuel during inactivity, the BW90AD-5 is an ideal vibratory roller for small and medium asphalt projects.

  • Alternative to concrete risers

    The Whirlygig riser/collar system installs in less than 10 minutes and greatly facilitates quality control.

  • Skid steer grapple attachment

    After pulling debris into the bucket, the attachment retains the material when the operator tilts the bucket to sift out dirt.

  • Multidirectional concrete drill

    Concrete drill is ideal for airport projects, lane additions, and full-depth road repair.

  • Slipform, gutter machine controller

    iTerra is designed specifically for the unique needs of slipform curb and gutter machines.

  • Fibers strengthen asphalt

    Man-made fibers belong to a class of nylon-like synthetic polymers called aramids that are lightweight, yet extremely strong and heat-resistant.

  • Pothole patcher is trailer-mounted

    The DuraPatcher ECO features a heated 250-gal emulsion tank and ergonomic boom to carry the delivery hose and spray injection nozzle.