The Road Passion

The Road Passion
The Road Passion

PASSION

Experience the passion with which the Wirtgen Group’s customers, friends and fans realise infrastructure projects around the globe.

Extremely fast and cost-efficient road rehabilitation

Thanks to the Wirtgen cold in-place recycling method, repairs to a highway to the north of Lisbon, Portugal, took only four days to complete – instead of the originally planned twelve weeks. Speed, cost-efficiency, and environmental compatibility – this is where Wirtgen technology sets entirely new standards.

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High area performance on a concrete paving project in Texas

One thing in particular is essential for paving an area of 480 m² per hour with concrete: high performance equipment like the new WPS 62i slipform paver. Material can be supplied to the Wirtgen placer/spreader from two trucks at once.

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Top-performance in the banked corners

The ‘sand dune roller-coaster’, as the Zandvoort Formula 1 racing circuit in the Netherlands is also known, returns to the F1 racing calendar with two steeply banked bends with up to 32% crossfall. The complex reprofiling and resurfacing work was carried out with outstanding precision by three Vögele pavers.

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Benninghoven’s know-how for the Formula 1 circuit in Sochi

First-class asphalt for the fastest of cars: Russian building contractor Tekhalyans, responsible for the renovation and maintenance of the Sochi Autodrom, is using the new high-tech TBA 3000 plant. The feature speak for themselves: high mixing capacity, improved process reliability, less energy consumption and the resource-friendly use of recycled materials. Premium quality for top speeds of up to 320 km/h!

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