NewsletterEquipmentNewsOperationsPavingPeopleRecyclingFirst Class Service for First Time Astec InstallE.R. Snell began retrofitting their 11 plants with Astec components 18 months ago but just installed their first new asphalt plant this year.EquipmentEquipmentFirst Class Service for First Time Astec InstallE.R. Snell began retrofitting their 11 plants with Astec components 18 months ago but just installed their first new asphalt plant this year.EquipmentAstec Voyager 140 Portable Asphalt PlantWith production capacity of 140 tons/hr and RAP mixing capability of 50%, the Voyager 140 sets the standard for portability, production and sustainability.OperationsHow to Contain Asphalt Plant NoiseBeing proactive means you’re being a good neighbor and fitting in with the communityOperationsWhen to Add More Storage to Your Asphalt PlantThe coming boom in infrastructure rebuilding means it might be time to add more storage capacity to your asphalt plant.EquipmentHow New Technology at Your Asphalt Plant Helps Increase EfficiencyIncrease HMA plant efficiency through modularity, mobility, versatility and recyclability.OperationsIncreasing RAP Content at the PlantIncreasing RAP content at the plant requires the right planning, analysis and equipment.EquipmentTaking Advantage of Upgrade OpportunityShell replacement at Vulcan Materials Co. in Tucson provides for more RAP useHomeBuilding Complete Trust in Asphalt ProductionFor over 50 years, E&B Paving has partnered with Astec, Inc. for help with 15 of their asphalt plantsPeopleThanks to All Who Participated in Our 2020 Astec Customer SchoolsAstec continues to build on Its industry-leading training program year over yearHomeAstec, Inc. Has Successful CONEXPO 2020Despite the fears of COVID-19 impacting the show and its attendance, Astec, Inc. had a successful CONEXPO 2020. Here's what you missed if you couldn't make it to the show.OperationsSafer Asphalt Plant Inspections Start with Innovative TechnologyThe SiloBot Inspection Service℠ not only keeps crews safe on the ground when completing silo inspections, but it also helps asphalt producers save time and moneyNewsNAPA Associate Member Council Honors Don BrockSam Brock, Don's widow, accepted the commendation at the 2020 NAPA Annual Meeting.NewsAstec, Inc. Unveils CONEXPO 2020 Exhibit PlansVisit Booth C30336 at CONEXPO 2020, March 10-14 in Las Vegas to see five of the companies flagship products along with much more from Astec Industries.OperationsAstec Technical Paper 129: Stockpile ManagementProper stockpile management is one the least expensive and most efficient ways to minimize moisture.EquipmentThe Importance of the BaghouseA properly functioning baghouse will not only help you meet emission requirements, but also help your asphalt plant operate efficientlyNewsAstec E Pac™ Introduces Automatic Power Factor CorrectorThe Astec E Pac™ power factor corrector senses the power factor and pulls in banks of capacitors to offset the reactive load, thereby keeping the power factor high.EquipmentAstec BG 1800 Modular Batch PlantThe BG 1800 sets a new standard with its modularity, compact layout, maintenance friendliness and very well-thought expandability.OperationsPerfect Fit for a RetrofitAstec’s PMIII control system makes converting from a batch plant to a drum plant easy and efficient at Ohio’s Kokosing Materials Inc.OperationsPracticing Sustainability at Asphalt PlantsReducing the energy required to operate your plant will provide the greatest return in investment and emissions reduction.PeopleKent Hood Brings the Tenacity of Being Self-Employed to his Work at Astec, Inc.Hood serves as regional parts sales manager for the northwestern region of the United States where taking care of the customer is always first, just like it was when he was running his own businessEquipmentPlant Investment Positions Albuquerque Asphalt for Continued GrowthThis New Mexico heavy construction contractor continues to add capabilities to maintain its status as a primary general contractorEquipmentV.A. Paving is Building a Future with Astec, Inc.When the second generation of V. A. Paving, Inc. decided to upgrade their asphalt production capabilities in Cocoa, FL, they considered what the third generation would need to be successfulEquipmentMaking Life EasierThe Gorman Group Increases Asphalt Emulsion Production and Reduces Man HoursEquipmentR. J. Noble Poised For Growth With New Double Barrel PlantCalifornia asphalt producer invests in future growth by replacing limited batch plant facility with a state-of-the-art Astec drum plant, including storage capabilities of 1,800 tons at its Corona facility in Riverside County.