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GOMACO's high-production, truss-mounted screed, for the paving of bridge decks, flat slabs, and concrete floors, can advance as much as 4 ft. (1.22 m) in a single pass to drastically reduce finishing time, providing savings in concrete delivery cost and total project labor, according to the manufacturer.

Construction began in May 2018 on the California Department of Transportation's (Caltrans) $150.7 million Interstate 710 Pavement Rehabilitation and Bridge Widening Project, which was awarded to Flatiron Construction Corporation in February 2018. Crews have been making solid progress on the project that covers a 3.5-mi.

The city of Greensboro is currently in the midst of executing an ambitious plan to construct a circular walkway around North Carolina's third-most populous municipality that pedestrians can use with ease. The project is largely making use of asphalt for Greensboro's walking trails; however, local contractor Yates Construction Company Inc.

GOMACO Corporation, for the first time in the company's 55-year history, is offering diecast models for sale, exclusively at www.gomaco.com/models. The first two GOMACO concrete slipform pavers chosen to be diecast are the three-track Xtreme Commander IIIx curb and gutter machine and the four-track GP4 slipform paver.

To ease crashes and help prevent traffic backups, construction crews in Jackson County, Mo., are replacing multiple bridges within the I-435 and I-70 interchange. In addition to building new bridges, workers will enhance the safety of the interchange overall with a new design, as part of a $47 million effort.

GOMACO University prides itself on offering the best education by combining classroom education with hands-on shop time. Both are taught by knowledgeable University instructors and service representatives who travel the world setting up and working on GOMACO equipment.

Approximately 300 guests from the United States and Canada were welcomed into the city of Ida Grove, Iowa, Sept. 17 to 18 for the GOMACO Invitational #38 to enjoy warm and sunny days of golf. There were 228 participants in the two-person Putting Tournament and 280 in the four-person Scramble Tournament.

Interstate 5 in northern California's Siskiyou County busily hums, clanks, bangs and whirrs as work crews run big equipment and off-road vehicles in Phase II of a $57 million rehab project that runs from Mount Shasta to Dunsmuir. The activity merges machine efficiencies, modern technology and worker expertise and craftsmanship centered around maintaining the region's important transportation corridor that sees 20,000 to 30,000 car, truck and big rig use on a daily basis.

Interstate 5 in northern California's Siskiyou County busily hums, clanks, bangs and whirrs as work crews run big equipment and off-road vehicles in Phase II of a $57 million rehab project that runs from Mount Shasta to Dunsmuir. The activity merges machine efficiencies, modern technology and worker expertise and craftsmanship centered around maintaining the region's important transportation corridor that sees 20,000 to 30,000 car, truck and big rig use on a daily basis.

GOMACO Corporation announced the recent appointment of Yancey Bros. Co. as the authorized GOMACO distributor of the state of Georgia. Yancey will provide sales and service for GOMACO's full line of concrete construction products. The appointment was made by Kent Godbersen, vice president of worldwide sales and marketing, GOMACO Corporation.

It might be hard to believe, but veteran paving contractors do have tales of adventure attached to most of the road projects they have worked on. How could they not? Over the past century, paving contractors have created millions of miles of paved roads and surfaces in the United States.