Two local governments are using collaborative research, pilot projects and innovative measures to fight the impacts of the urban heat island effect and cool their communities.
A $30 million road package has been announced for Wagga Wagga and the Riverina to help ease congestion and improve safety on New South Wales roads.
Research from the Australian Road Research Board (ARRB) has found a need for national performance specifications for pavement markings.
A large-scale trial of asphalt made with recycled plastic incorporated into the bitumen binder has been conducted by Fulton Hogan at Christchurch International Airport, New Zealand.
Australian Asphalt Pavement Association’s latest Tech Talk will focus on the new National Performance Based Specification for asphalt on airports.