The quality of the road plays a major role in economic efficiency, sustainability and driving safety. In addition to increased road durability, premium quality offers significant advantages. These include lower noise pollution, lower fuel consumption, longer vehicle maintenance intervals and greater safety thanks to better grip. This means that all parties benefit equally: environment, foreman and citizen.
Quality factors such as optimum smoothness and perfect compaction of asphalt layers are a decisive factor for long-lasting roads and low-noise traffic. This can only be achieved with a precise measurement and control system.
Often asphalt paving is the decisive factor on how profitable a construction project is. The goal is to pave each asphalt layer with just the right amount of material while providing the best possible quality.
During asphalt paving you can’t measure the temperature without instruments. Paving/compacting at wrong asphalt temperatures leads to bad results.
While some things are obvious, some can’t be seen by even the most skilled pro.
The International Roughness Index (IRI) is the gold standard for determining the quality and…
MOBA has seen firsthand how asphalt paving is one of the most enduring industries in the entire…