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Hayden Murphy, Wirtgen Experts Host Four Paving Seminars in Minn., Wis.

With the paving season in Minnesota just around the corner, Hayden Murphy and Wirtgen teamed up to offer four seminars to demonstrate techniques on how to deliver a high-quality, finished asphalt project....


Prinoth Expands Dealer Network to Denmark

Prinoth is increasing its footprint in Europe by adding Wirtgen as a distributor in Denmark. The Wirtgen Group, a John Deere Company, has several branches in most countries and its Danish counterpart has recently signed an agreement with Prinoth to sell Panther tracked vehicles....


Contractor Completes Full-Depth Milling Project With Wirtgen

When it comes to cold milling machines, it is always to the contractor's advantage to have options. From taking a little off the top to full-depth removal, Wirtgen's new W 220 Fi offers the ability to perform the task in the most effective and economical way....


K-Five's New Milling Machine Meets Goals, Honors Founder

The Krug family has been involved in the growth of the Chicagoland area for four generations. From constructing skyscrapers to paving the major arteries in and around the Windy City, the Krug lineage is firmly entrenched in northeast Illinois....


Murphy Tractor Celebrates Inaugural Certified Wirtgen Group Master Technician

Travis Long, a veteran service technician for Murphy Tractor and Equipment Company, was one of two inaugural graduates to receive "Master Technician" certification from the Wirtgen Group, a John Deere Company....


W 210Fi Pair Wins Big on Alabama Race Circuit

Right out of the gate, the first W 210 Fi mills in North America won big as they cold-planed the famous Barber Motorsports Park outside Birmingham, Ala. There, in summer 2019, Mill It Up LLC, Warrior, Ala., — as milling subcontractor for Granite Construction Co....


VIO Adds Value to In-Place Recycling for Northern Michigan Paving Contractor

A soil compactor combining oscillation and conventional vibration in a single drum is adding value to in-place recycling projects by slashing the time it takes to get compaction to required density. In northern Michigan, a Hamm H 13i VIO dirt roller — in oscillation mode — was paired with a Wirtgen WR 240i recycler/reclaimer to rebuild Michigan S.R....


Wirtgen Cold Milling Machines Key At Oroville Dam

In a grueling mountain application — while aimed downward at a 30-degree angle and steadied by cables from the top — two Wirtgen cold milling machines removed a temporary, emergency-placed concrete surface of the lower part of the great spillway of the Oroville Dam and reservoir in advance of permanent resurfacing....


High-Precision Inset Concrete Paving Now More Productive with Wirtgen SP 124i Paver

With the addition of two new models, Wirtgen is equipping its slipform pavers in the 40 ft. (12 m) class with proven technologies from the SP 60i and SP 90i series. Inset slipform pavers are an ideal choice for the cost-effective paving of large-scale concrete pavements, such as highly durable highways or aircraft runways....


Wirtgen WPS 62i Placer/Spreader Takes the Lead

When road surfaces and paths are paved over preplaced reinforcing steel, the concrete can often only be supplied from the side. Wirtgen's WPS 62i/WPS 62 placer/spreader is a practical choice for this application....







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