Magazine RoadNews

The WIRTGEN GROUP user magazine

Spectacular job site reports, new machines, technical articles, interviews with users and hints for routine operations: the RoadNews magazine is aimed at road construction professionals and fans all over the world. WIRTGEN, VÖGELE, HAMM, KLEEMANN and BENNINGHOVEN use this forum to provide news stories about applications in crushing, screening, mixing, paving, compacting, milling and recycling on a regular basis. Just take a look inside!

RoadNews Edition No. 10

Feature Article:

Challenging Conversion of the Formula 1 Race Track in Zandvoort with VÖGELE and HAMM Machines

Other Topics:

  • SP 15i offset slipform paver from WIRTGEN
  • New Dash 3 generation of mobile feeders from VÖGELE
  • Compaction documentation with WITOS HCQ from HAMM
  • New MOBIBELT stockpile belts from KLEEMANN optimize job site logistics
  • Retrofitting existing mixing plants from BENNINGHOVEN
  • ... And much more


RoadNews Archives

All issues of RoadNews at a glance. A brief summary of contents will help you find interesting reports published in past issues.

RoadNews 09

How can users and machines work together even better? What synergies do WIRTGEN GROUP plants deliver in asphalt production? How can software solutions support all those involved in the construction process? RoadNews issue 09 has a particular focus on teamwork, so among other things, we visited a mixing plant operator in the Swedish town of Furuby, accompanied a paving team in Wilhelmshaven (North Germany) and took a closer look at the “Mill Assist” assistance system.

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RoadNews 08

In this issue, find out how WIRTGEN GROUP innovations launched at the Bauma trade fair impact on everyday operations. For example, the W 210 Fi large milling machine from WIRTGEN: milling machine operator Valentino Pivotto tested the machine during rehabilitation of the A31 in Northern Italy. Articles on HCQ Navigator and WITOS Paving Plus also enable you to join us on the “Digital Job Site”.

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RoadNews 07

Smart technologies is the watchword. For instance, WIRTGEN’s new generation of large milling machines can boost the efficiency and quality of milling work and document daily milling output including consumption data and a site plan by means of Connected Milling. As of now, KLEEMANN crushing and screening plants can be equipped with the WITOS FleetView telematics solution.

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RoadNews 06

The top feature of this edition of RoadNews describes WITOS FleetView: How a medium-sized enterprise is harnessing all the advantages of the WIRTGEN GROUP telematics solution.

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RoadNews 05

The top feature of this edition of RoadNews covers the important topics of the future as automation and process optimization in road construction and processing technology.

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RoadNews 04

The top feature of this edition of RoadNews covers construction and pavement rehabilitation projects on international airport runways. We are proud of the fact that technologies from the entire WIRTGEN GROUP so frequently play a prominent role in airport construction and runway rehabilitation projects all over the world.

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RoadNews 03

This issue of RoadNews investigates a key question: how have the innovations we unveiled at Bauma 2016 been measuring up in practice? To answer this, we followed up the first projects tackled by our latest generation of plants and machinery, spoke to users and documented the result.

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RoadNews 02

The world of road construction never ceases to impress. Edition 2 of RoadNews informs readers about the construction of the new Formula 1 track in Azerbaijan's capital, Baku, and on technologies for the milling and recycling of asphalt roads. But machine technology from WIRTGEN GROUP machines are not only used for conventional road construction. The user magazine reports on special applications such as the paving of coloured asphalt in the landscaping sector, the filling of cavities between motorway safety barriers and the paving of a dragstrip designed for top speeds of over 500km/h in Norway.

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Road News 01

This edition focuses on Bauma 2016 in Munich, Germany. And how could it be otherwise? The WIRTGEN GROUP once more presented a host of attractive novelties and pioneering technologies at the world’s biggest trade fair. This edition of RoadNews provides an overview of the latest innovations.

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