Q&A: Better Quality Control Through Mobile Te...

August 2, 2017

Smartphones, tablets, and cloud-based software are becoming standard in the construction field. And while these mobile technologies are beneficial at all stages...

Source: Viewpoint Construction Software

Considering the Cloud

July 5, 2017

5 reasons to trust jobsite applications to cloud-based solutionsToday's jobsites rely on any number of programs and applications to keep operations on track. Fr...

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Modern ASTM standards for articulating concre...

June 7, 2017

Author: Ian Corne The use of ACBs has been growing over the past number of years as their economic, environmental, and performance advantages over rip-rap and o...

Source: Nilex

Improvements in Stormwater Management Spurred...

May 10, 2017

A concept first advanced in 1990, evidence of Low Impact Development (LID) can now be seen across North America. Like many infrastructure transformations, this ...

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Geosynthetics and their impact on the Mechani...

April 12, 2017

Author: Karan JalotaThe impact of geosynthetics in a pavement structure will skew the estimate of damage over time due to pavement distresses if appropriate tes...

Source: Nilex

Q&A With Karan Jalota, B.Eng. (HONS), DIS., P...

October 25, 2016

Application Specialist – Roads & Rail, Nilex Inc. In 2004, Dr. J.P. Giroud and Dr. Jie Han advanced the field of geosynthetics when they published their methodo...

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Improving road rehabilitation and maintenance...

August 3, 2016

With summer in full bloom, contractors are working incessantly to give our infrastructure a much needed makeover. As construction, maintenance and restoration l...

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Geosynthetics 101: understanding the uses and...

March 30, 2016

As maintenance funds take severe cuts and material costs continue to rise, contractors are under pressure to provide enhanced performance on a more economical b...