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2024 State of the Road Building Industry: Into the Unknown
A year ago, there was a growing sense that 2023 would see some form of economic recession, but that didn't happen. This contributes to a greater sense of uncertainty as experts look toward 2024. The takeaway? Be prepared for anything.
December 19, 2023
The Big Tech Roundtable 2023: Software for Asphalt Professionals Comes of Age
The Big Tech Round Table is meant to provide an opportunity for industry leaders of tech companies to answer the frequently asked questions of contractors looking to adopt technology.
November 20, 2023
Telehandler Maintenance Guide
By downloading the Telehandler Maintenance Guide, rental business owners will discover why maintenance on machinery is so important and what items need to be checked off while servicing a telehandler.
July 7, 2023
Labor & Workforce Development
Workforce Development 101
The issue of hiring and retention in the rental industry is nothing new. This piece of premium content details what challenges the industry is seeing in terms of retaining good labor and how companies are actively working to combat these problems.
September 28, 2023
Concrete Screed Maintenance Checklist
Regular maintenance will help keep your concrete screed working as it should. As one of the vital steps in concreting, making sure your screed is in top shape before (and after) work can help ensure the concrete is level and flat as needed.
June 27, 2023
5 Hot Tips for Hot Weather Concrete
Use these five tips for hot weather concreting to help you place the concrete specified – and avoid decreased strength, excessive cracking, or plastic shrinkage.
May 11, 2023
The 2023 Top 30 Editor’s Choice Product
Asphalt Contractor's Top 30 Editor's Choice Product award can help you discover the solutions, equipment and technology that can help build your business and increase ROI.
May 5, 2023
Essential Tips for Completing Successful Concrete Forming Projects
Discover essential tips and advice from expert columnists on vertical concrete placement for a successful forming project including safety precautions, how to properly define consolidation issues and how to optimize your wooden form panels.
April 24, 2023
Head of the Fayat Group Talks Construction's Future
An exclusive one-on-one interview with Jean-Claude Fayat, CEO of the Fayat Group, discussing the next steps for the asphalt industry, technological leaps, and the role of manufacturers as it concerns environmental justice.
April 25, 2023
Nighttime Work Zone Safety Guide
Discover effective tricks and tips that pavement contractors can use to help workers stay safe and work the nighttime shift without getting in harm’s way.
March 29, 2022
2023 State of the Rental Industry
To get a true sense of the industry’s well-being, Rental magazine reached out to rental company owners and manufacturers in the industry to get their perspective on how 2022 panned out and what’s in store for 2023.
March 22, 2023
Keeping Boots Dirty: Top 5 Predictions for the 2023 Concrete Industry
In order to succeed in 2023, it is imperative that we evaluate the challenges, look at how the industry has changed, and get a better understanding of what worked (and what didn't) in the past year. Join Concrete Contractor as we delve into the analytics.
January 26, 2023
2023 State of the Road Building Industry: The Green Dream
A year under the IIJA, and a few months after the passage of the Inflation Reduction Act, the industry still struggles to solve issues with labor shortages even as supply chain and material problems have seen some improvements. Read the full report here!
February 1, 2023
Snow Removal Equipment
Snow Removal Season: Preparation Guide
Mother Nature will not reschedule her plans because you aren’t prepared. Do everything you can now to be ready to serve your customers when the snow flies.
November 29, 2022
How To Increase Your Fleet’s Longevity
Implementing methods to keep equipment running longer can help save on downtime, labor costs and, ultimately, the bottom line for rental companies and their customers. Check out this guide on Rental Fleet Longevity to ensure success in 2023!
December 1, 2022
Asphalt Contractor's 2022-2023 Training Guide
This guide offers training and educational opportunities for contractors, while outlining a schedule of both in-person and remote sessions to expand employee skills and grow their value to your clients and your company.
October 19, 2022
Cold Concrete: Plan, Pour, Protect & Place
Discover the steps of the concrete process and how it is handled in cold weather — allowing you to detail your project in a cold weather plan. You’ll learn more about the four Ps of cold weather concreting: plan, pour, protect, and placement.
November 4, 2021
Concrete Equipment & Products
Advantages of Jointless Concrete Floors
Eliminating control joints in a concrete floor might sound counterproductive. Given the right situation, a jointless concrete floor might provide some hidden advantages.
September 22, 2022
Contractors’ Top 50
Downloadable Directory: 2022 Contractors’ Top New Products Awards Winners
The Contractors' Top 50 New Products award can help you discover the solutions, equipment and technology that can help build your business and increase ROI.
September 22, 2022
5 Trends in Construction Rental Equipment Automation
Tech is making construction equipment smarter, more autonomous and easier for end users. Here is a rundown of what to expect and how to ensure your rental business can adapt, survive and thrive.
September 9, 2022
10 Things to Know About Concrete Fiber-Reinforcement
Depending on if the project will allow, contractors might find fiber-reinforcement a cost-effective alternative to provide durability. However, it can be challenging. Download this document that lists 10 Things to Know About Concrete Fiber-Reinforcement.
July 28, 2022
Pavement Preservation & Maintenance
Driveway Maintenance Guide
Utilize this downloadable guide as a reference tool to help homeowners understand their driveway needs and the possible solutions, but can also be used by contractors as an educational selling tool for their customers as well.
August 5, 2022
2022 Skid Steer Spec Guide
Sort through specs and features from 14 major skid steer manufacturers and find just the right skid steer for your construction business. This downloadable directory includes a set of tips to help narrow down your search.
July 18, 2022
2022 Rental Equipment Industry Outlook
While the overall revenue in the rental equipment industry is expected to grow, so are some of the related costs. Rental Magazine has compiled insights that will help rental equipment owners navigate the remainder of 2022 in this infographic report.
July 18, 2022