Concrete doesn’t burn but it does split when exposed to extreme heat. New research from the UK claims adding tyre fibres to a concrete mix can stop this occurrence. Not all agree. Roads and Infrastructure investigates.
The City of Sydney is testing concrete made using industrial waste from coal-fired power stations and steel manufacturing on a busy inner city
Alex Fraser has developed a world-first process to improve its recycling of glass fines and increase its supply of sustainable construction material to the Australian infrastructure market.
Boral has unveiled Australia’s first forward-moving aggregate spreader, which has the potential to revolutionise the method and safety of spray seal road construction in Australia.
With the final report of Austroads’ long-term pavement performance study released in January, Roads & Infrastructure Magazine finds out what the 24-year research project can tell us about the condition of our road networks.