Laying a smooth asphalt mat requires consistency in paving speed, material flow, and temperature. This introduction to paving module provides a helpful primer for new road construction laborers and operators.
This is the first in a three part training on the basics of road compaction. Part 1 discusses the three key factors to consider when rolling asphalt and a review of the basic components of a tandem drum vibratory compactor.
This is the second in a three part training on the basics of road compaction. Part 2 explains how to conduct a daily walkaround inspection, safety considerations, and a quick demonstration of the basic rolling pattern.