Paveit Asphalt
09
NOV
2015

How to Repair Asphalt Potholes

Pothole Patching Potholes ? no one likes them. They seem to pop up by magic almost overnight. Potholes are a form of disintegration of the pavement that may be associated with poorly compacted material, raveling, cracking, base failure or aging of the pavement. They often appear...
14
MAY
2011

Asphalt Removal and Replacement at Compton Industrial Waste Facility

Compton Industrial Waste Facility Maintenance Project: On a cloudy overcast Saturday in Southern California, Century Paving asphalt repair crews were busy  working at a local Waste Treatment Facility. The scope of the project was to perform 6″ of asphalt removal and...
06
APR
2011

Oil Spots in Asphalt Parking Lots and How to Repair

We have had several customers ask this question regarding protecting their asphalt surface. What do you do to fix the oil spot damage to asphalt in parking stalls? The answer to the question really depends upon the extent of the asphalt damage. Some options may not be available...
05
MAR
2011

Asphalt Overlay, Crackseal & Sealcoat Repair at La Mirada Industrial Facility

A few weeks ago we got a call from a from a facility manager in La Mirada. He wanted to make repairs to the property the company was leasing but they did not want spend and arm and a leg to get the work done. We prepared several options for the client. The first option was a long...
15
FEB
2011

Asphalt Overlay Repairs in Long Beach Parking Lot

Here is a video I took yesterday from a parking lot project in Long Beach. The customer had some severely worn out areas of asphalt that needed an overlay. In a few weeks we will be back to seal coat the parking lot. Enjoy. About Century Paving: We are a general engineering...
31
JAN
2011

Slurry Sealing the Best Investment for Your Asphalt Road Surfaces

Slurry Seals – What and Why The slurry seal is a thin surface treatment that does not add any structural capacity to the existing pavement. It is applied as a maintenance treatment to improve the functional characteristics of the pavement surface; i.e., the ride quality...
18
OCT
2010

Asphalt Repairs-Patch or Remove?

Patching and Edge Repair Patching is one of the most expensive maintenance procedures for hot-mix asphalt (HMA) pavements, (per unit of measure such as cost/ton, cost/in2, or cost/yd2). It is routinely done prior to other forms of corrective maintenance, pavement preservation, or...
13
OCT
2010

Camping World Gets Sealcoated in La Mirada

PA110184, originally uploaded by CenturyPaving. A few weeks ago we got a call from a local business in La Mirada, Camping World, that needed to sealcoat their parking lot. We had our salesman meet the client and discuss how and when they were considering the sealcoating job. We...
11
OCT
2010

Types of Asphalt Cracks and How to Repair-Part 2

This is part 2 of our series on Asphalt Cracks and How to Repair. Another great article from our Northern California Technical Director of the Asphalt Pavement Association of California. Technical Corner by Rita B Leahy, APACA Technical Director Crack Treatment ? Seal or Fill?...
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