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H 13i VIO compactors add value
H 13i VIO compactors add value

In northern Michigan, a HAMM H 13i VIO soil compactor working in oscillation mode was paired with a WIRTGEN WR 240i cold recycler to rebuild seven miles of the State Road M-72, crossing the lower Michigan peninsula.

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Split oscillation drums from HAMM meet the highest standards
Split oscillation drums from HAMM meet the highest standards

With the split oscillation drum from HAMM, construction firms can quickly achieve outstanding compaction results even for demanding tasks

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KLEEMANN machine sets for contractor
KLEEMANN machine sets for contractor

An independent contract crushing company is using its new KLEEMANN mobile jaw and cone crushers – flanking a new mobile screen – to boost aggregate processing productivity while saving money on fuel.

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Digital paving, actual progress
Digital paving, actual progress

A paving team used WITOS Paving Plus for the first time at Jade-Weser.

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Asia’s most efficient ground crew
Asia’s most efficient ground crew

11 slipform pavers from Wirtgen are cost-effectively paving concrete surfaces at the new YIA airport in Indonesia with maximum precision.

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MOBISCREEN EVO screens in action
MOBISCREEN EVO screens in action

Manufactured by the WIRTGEN GROUP in India, to be precise in the local production and assembly plant in Pune, the mobile screening plants in the MOBISCREEN EVO line are successful all over the world.

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Safely compacting thanks to the remote control
Safely compacting thanks to the remote control

A remote-controlled compactor from the H series with many extras allowed for efficient recultivation in a quarry in Southern Germany.

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A1 final products for National Route 1A
A1 final products for National Route 1A

In the north of Vietnam lie the emerging city of Lang Son, located on the border with China, and National Route 1A, the heavily congested motorway to the capital, Hanoi: a KLEEMANN plant combination was brought in to eliminate this bottleneck.

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All roads lead to ECO.
All roads lead to ECO.

PIM PRO’s BENNINGHOVEN ECO 3000 is the very first plant in Bulgaria to produce low-temperature asphalt with foam bitumen and mastic asphalt.

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WIRTGEN GROUP provides Asfaltbolaget with a complete crushing and screening plant train from KLEEMANN
WIRTGEN GROUP provides Asfaltbolaget with a complete crushing and screening plant train from KLEEMANN

Asfaltbolaget, with its head office in Karlskrona, is a Swedish asphalt, road and landscape construction company. After all of their positive experience with WIRTGEN GROUP, it stood to reason to include crushing and screening plants from KLEEMANN in their short-list.

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Master of efficiency
Master of efficiency

High quality at low cost and a reliable assistant to hand – for milling machine operators, WIRTGEN’s new large milling machines are the ultimate in road rehabilitation.

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All roads lead to ECO.
All roads lead to ECO.

PIM PRO’s BENNINGHOVEN ECO 3000 is the very first plant in Bulgaria to produce low-temperature asphalt with foam bitumen and mastic asphalt.

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The MOBIREX MR 110 Z EVO2 impresses in changing applications
The MOBIREX MR 110 Z EVO2 impresses in changing applications

The change between demolished concrete and broken bricks in the Fireclay recycling yard of Mone Bros. Ltd. is child's play for the powerful impact crusher MR 110 Z EVO2.

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The 800-t buffer.
The 800-t buffer.

In Luxembourg, construction company Cajot are investing in the biggest mixed material loading silo BENNINGHOVEN has ever built as a retrofit solution.

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The cold recycling-express
The cold recycling-express

Low cost and high quality are two of the most important criteria when it comes to rehabilitating roads.

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A whole new dimension of sustainability.
A whole new dimension of sustainability.

The new BA RPP 4000 asphalt mixing plant with hot-gas generator and counter flow process for Max Bögl Group in Sengenthal, Germany.

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Eco-friendly technology is the priority!
Eco-friendly technology is the priority!

Equipped with RPP mixing towers and parallel drums with hot-gas generators, our customers are superbly positioned for the future.

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High load-bearing capacity for the approach road to Interstate 69
High load-bearing capacity for the approach road to Interstate 69

Compared to replacing all of the soil, soil stabilization is cost-effective. Cost savings result from shorter construction times, among other factors.

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Challenging milling depths
Challenging milling depths

A fleet of six Wirtgen cold milling machines removed tens of thousands of tons of old asphalt at Oakland International Airport in California in less than 60 hours.

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Next level asphalt production.
Next level asphalt production.

Commissioning of an ECO 3000 in Basque Country, Spain. Pioneering technologies for asphalt with a recycled material proportion of 30% and low-temperature asphalt with foam bitumen.

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WIRTGEN W 150 CFi: Greater productivity and area output
WIRTGEN W 150 CFi: Greater productivity and area output

Wirtgen’s W 150 CFi compact milling machine with new 1,800 mm milling drum assembly is the ideal machine for surface layer rehabilitation on small to medium-sized job sites.

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W 200 rehabilitates Brazil´s congested road network
W 200 rehabilitates Brazil´s congested road network

Using the state-of-the-art WIDRIVE machine control system, a milling machine operator reduces fuel consumption and noise emissions during rehabilitation work in the Brazilian highlands.

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Mini Class, maximum satisfaction
Mini Class, maximum satisfaction

The SUPER 700i is a small-sized asphalt paver that delivers big productivity and profitability, as demonstrated by two jobs in Ogden, Utah and Bethesda, Maryland.

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Made for record breaking
Made for record breaking

Millimeter accuracy is paramount on a track where every thousandth of a second counts, which is why, when it was time to rehabilitate the pavement, the client took the opportunity to re-profile the track, too.

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Teamwork: Wirtgen Group Machines prepared the ground for the new Benninghoven brand headquarters
Teamwork: Wirtgen Group Machines prepared the ground for the new Benninghoven brand headquarters

Benninghoven: Wirtgen soil stabilizers and Hamm rollers laid the solid foundation for the state-of-the-art asphalt mixing plant facility in Wittlich-Wengerohr.

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The target is 1,000,000 t a year
The target is 1,000,000 t a year

It was no longer economically viable to put the existing stationary plant back into operation. The Polish company Dolata therefore decided on a plant train from KLEEMANN.

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EVO plant train for high economy
EVO plant train for high economy

The Hermann Hofmann Group uses crushing and screening plants from the EVO series to prepare diabase for road and railway construction.

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Swiss company Recytec continues investing in Kleemann plants
Swiss company Recytec continues investing in Kleemann plants

Recytec from Switzerland specializes in the processing of waste materials and materials in the recyclable mineral chain. Recytec has now extended its vehicle fleet and is participating in work on the tunnel construction project on the A1.

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Recycling Boom in Denmark
Recycling Boom in Denmark

Plant sets from KLEEMANN increase the productivity in recycling operations

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Successful together.
Successful together.

The new TBA 2000 asphalt mixing plant, with a 2 t mixer and a dual-fuel burner with bitumen-vapor afterburning, is deployed at our customer Hitthaller+Trixl Bauges. m.b.H., Austria.

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An investment with a future.
An investment with a future.

It is the first BENNINGHOVEN plant to produce asphalt in Italy: a TBA 3000 improves productivity and flexibility for its operators, PMB s.p.a.

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VÖGELE + HAMM=Startup success
VÖGELE + HAMM = Startup success

VÖGELE and HAMM equipment is giving a start-up asphalt paving division in upstate New York State the added productivity the contractor needs to make its mark in a crowded field

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Take-off for progress
Take-off for progress

The power of the WIRTGEN GROUP as the engine driving the construction of the İstanbul Yeni Havalimanı airport – the largest infrastructure project in the history of Turkey.

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Milling layers separately, recycling economically
Milling layers separately, recycling economically

During rehabilitation work near Tokyo, a W 210 large milling machine removed the surface and binder courses on the Jōban Expressway in individual layers.

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Wirtgen surface miners: Titans in Texas
Wirtgen surface miners: Titans in Texas

A 4200 SM mines hard coal in an open-cast mine in Eagle Pass, Texas. The mined coal is transported by trains across the border to a power station in Coahuila.

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An overnight OPA job - WIRTGEN GROUP technologies pump up the speed
An overnight OPA job - WIRTGEN GROUP technologies pump up the speed

On the A1 highway, Wirtgen Group machines were used to cost-effectively pave thin layers hot and for fine milling – completing the project in just 42 nights instead of the scheduled 55.

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The KLEEMANN jaw crusher plant MC 125 RR crushes 600 tons an hour
The KLEEMANN jaw crusher plant MC 125 RR crushes 600 tons an hour

The mobile jaw crusher is equipped with a special wobbler feeder for prescreening to permit thorough screening of cohesive feed material.

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We never regretted the decision!
We never regretted the decision!

Five KLEEMANN jaw crushers process rubble in a recycling center with washing plant

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Installation and Commissioning of Crushing and Screening Plants in Thailand
Installation and Commissioning of Crushing and Screening Plants in Thailand

In a quarry in Ubonratchathani, Thailand, a plant train consisting of an MC 125 Z, MCO 13, MCO 11 S and MS 20 D crushes basalt for road construction.

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D + H Verwertung place their trust in three mobile screening and crushing plants from Kleemann
D + H Verwertung place their trust in three mobile screening and crushing plants from Kleemann

For the processing of residual construction materials, D + H Verwertung GmbH acquired three new crushing and screening plants from KLEEMANN.

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Flexibility in Recycling
Flexibility in Recycling

In a recycling yard near Knoxville, TN in the USA, a MOBIREX MR 110 Zi EVO2 crushes concrete and asphalt in different applications.

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High performance in a compact format – the MC 100 R EVO in recycling operation
High performance in a compact format – the MC 100 R EVO in recycling operation

Compact, easy to transport and flexibility of use should characterize the new crushing plant for the demolition and recycling company Wohlfarth Baggerbetrieb.

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Asphalt compaction at the highest level
Asphalt compaction at the highest level

At Eindhoven Airport, the Dutch construction company BAM Infra bv compacted the surface course of the 3 kilometer long and 45 meter wide runway using 25 rollers from HAMM.

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The Innovation that makes quality measurable
The Innovation that makes quality measurable

RoadScan, the temperature-measurement system by VÖGELE, proves its credentials during roadworks on Route 220 in Greensboro, North Carolina – teamed up with an MT 3000-2i Offset PowerFeeder and a SUPER 2000-3i paver.

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Extreme concrete paving
Extreme concrete paving

Because of the dry desert winds, the work can only be carried out at night – and only for three to four months in the summer: the largest WIRTGEN slipform paver, the SP 1600, and the flexible SP 500 bring all their skills into play when paving concrete at the New Ulaanbaatar International Airport.

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“We were impressed with this tracked paver.”
“We were impressed with this tracked paver.”

A heavily traveled road winding through an idyllic landscape: The SUPER 1700-3i tracked paver resurfaces State Highway 74 in West Virginia.

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“The high maneuverability is unbelievable.”
“The high maneuverability is unbelievable.”

Mobile without a low-bed trailer: The new SUPER 1703-3i wheeled paver works on two job sites in Millen, Georgia, without a need for site-to-site transport.

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Hamm rollers refine demanding Formula 1 street circuit
Hamm rollers refine demanding Formula 1 street circuit

Fifteen HAMM rollers guaranteed asphalt compaction at the highest level when building the Formula 1 racetrack in Baku.

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Italian gypsum quarry boosts its production with a MOBICAT EVO
Italian gypsum quarry boosts its production with a MOBICAT EVO

A KLEEMANN MOBICAT MC 110 Z EVO jaw crusher is delivering great performance in an Italian gypsum quarry managed by Gyproc Saint-Gobain.

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Construction Site Döppersberg-Wuppertal
Construction Site Döppersberg-Wuppertal

An MC 110 Z EVO takes over the recycling of rubble during excavation work for the new railway station in Wuppertal

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Productivity has increased tremendously
Productivity has increased tremendously

The New Zealand company Simcox Construction switches to KLEEMANN crushing and screening technology.

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Breakthrough in Sweden
Breakthrough in Sweden

A mobile combination of plants from Kleemann is at work in the Boda quarry south of Stockholm.

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Mobile impact crusher MF 16 S impresses with high throughput in recycling
Mobile impact crusher MF 16 S impresses with high throughput in recycling

The Belgian recycling specialist Gyro has put its new mobile impact crusher plant MOBIFOX MF 16 S in Antwerp into operation.

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Stable groundwork for 30 million air passengers
Stable groundwork for 30 million air passengers

At London Heathrow Airport’s new Terminal 5, the most important condition for earthworks was that the binding agents be dust-free and worked into the foundation soil.

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Constantly above average
Constantly above average

One of the United States' most valuable gypsum and anhydrite deposits is located in Longdale in the heart of Oklahoma.

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Rubble recycling with a MOBIREX MR 130 Z EVO2
Rubble recycling with a MOBIREX MR 130 Z EVO2

Where a supermarket once stood, a MOBIREX MR 130 Z EVO2 is now processing rubble for removal transport.

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The "Ridges Iron Ore Project"
The "Ridges Iron Ore Project"

Thanks to the mobile combination of plants from KLEEMANN, up to 600 tons of iron ore are processed per hour in the "Ridges Iron Ore Project" in the Kimberley region.

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Professional natural stone processing
Professional natural stone processing

For operation in different quarries, Heinrich Hecker KG decided to acquire two mobile impact crusher plants MOBIREX MR 130 Z EVO2 from KLEEMANN.

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SP 15i Illinois
SP 15i Illinois

Quickly constructing one and a half kilometers of bridge parapets just before the end of the construction season? Quickly completed without stringlines using the SP 15i and AutoPilot.

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Ayrton Senna Highway rehabilitated with cold recycling
Ayrton Senna Highway rehabilitated with cold recycling

The cold recycling process is also proving its time and cost-saving benefits as well as its environmental friendliness on the SP-070.

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Bundesgartenschau 2019 in Heilbronn
Bundesgartenschau 2019 in Heilbronn

Solution and application expertise from a single source: Wirtgen Group machines stabilize the soil at the exhibition grounds of Germany’s 2019 national garden show.

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More Coal for Customers
More Coal for Customers

“The specialists at WIRTGEN gave us in-depth advice right from the start and worked with us to find the ideal solution.”

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Safe Bauxite Mining in Guinea
Safe Bauxite Mining in Guinea

In 2001, conventional “drilling and blasting” was regarded as the most important extraction method in the West African country. Today, however, bauxite mining is carried out exclusively using Wirtgen’s surface miners, which are more cost-effective, safer, and more environmentally friendly.

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WIRTGEN GROUP machines rehabilitate Frankfurter Kreuz motorway junction
WIRTGEN GROUP machines rehabilitate Frankfurter Kreuz motorway junction

Road rehabilitation at the Frankfurt interchange is similar to open-heart surgery. Wirtgen Group machines accomplished the task in less than 57 hours

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Economic all-rounder - use of the MC 100 R EVO at PTS Demolition
Economic all-rounder - use of the MC 100 R EVO at PTS Demolition

The jaw crusher MOBICAT 100 R EVO from KLEEMANN is a genuine all-rounder: It crushes concrete, asphalt and bricks, but also natural stone.

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Flexible in Recycling with the MOBICAT MC 100 R EVO
Flexible in Recycling with the MOBICAT MC 100 R EVO

To ensure fast arrival at work sites for recycling projects, Freimuth Abbruch und Recycling GmbH decided on the acquisition of a MOBICAT MC 100 R EVO from KLEEMANN.

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Teamwork: Soil stabilization in Backnang
Teamwork: Soil stabilization in Backnang

A WR 200i combined with two Hamm compactors and a Streumaster binding agent spreader stabilized the soil during the expansion of a factory site.

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Super-fine milling with the Wirtgen cold milling machine W 200 – rehabilitating roads for the World Cup in Brazil
Super-fine milling with the Wirtgen cold milling machine W 200 – rehabilitating roads for the World Cup in Brazil

How could contractors meet tight deadlines and avoid blocking congested roads more than necessary? Fine milling was the solution.

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Precision in concrete paving with the WIRTGEN slipform pavers SP 1500 and SP 1500 L
Precision in concrete paving with the WIRTGEN slipform pavers SP 1500 and SP 1500 L

For the expansion of the A9 highway, a construction company relied on the high bearing capacity of concrete slabs and the perfect evenness and grip of the road surface.

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Clearing the way - Routing with Wirtgen Surface Miners to clear the way in rocky terrain
Clearing the way - Routing with Wirtgen Surface Miners to clear the way in rocky terrain

Wirtgen surface miners can do far more than just mine minerals. During the construction of the Chisholm Trail Parkway, they reliably chewed their way through hard rock.

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Dam building in the eternal ice
Dam building in the eternal ice

Over the course of two summers, an artificial reservoir was constructed in the Ötztal Alps. The 3520 HT compactor made a decisive contribution here to the successful construction of a lake basin.

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2200 CR: Cold In-Place Recycling Highway 15, Mason Country, Illinois
2200 CR: Cold In-Place Recycling Highway 15, Mason Country, Illinois

In-place cold recycling of bituminous materials was carried out during a project in Illinois. For this purpose, the contractor selected the 2200 CR recycler with a working width of 3.80 m.

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WR 240 / WR 240i: the ultimate in soil stabilization and cold recycling
WR 240 / WR 240i: the ultimate in soil stabilization and cold recycling

The same situation at five very different job sites: the Wirtgen WR 240i handles soil stabilization and cold recycling with ease.

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High performance, non-stop
High performance, non-stop

The taxiways, runways, apron, and the south runway at the airport cover a total of 1.5 million square meters. Paving was carried out by Wirtgen slipform pavers.

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HAMM 3412 HT compactors are compacting the dam
HAMM 3412 HT compactors are compacting the dam

Two compactors of the type 3412 HT are compacting the border of the 5 km² Ovejería reservoir in Chile.

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WR 250: the powerhouse shines in acid test
WR 250: the powerhouse shines in acid test

Hamm AG’s facility expansion project was a massive undertaking. The company needed to prepare an area measuring 150,000 m² and move 350,000 m³ of earth.

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Autostrada A1 – Europe's largest construction project
Autostrada A1 – Europe's largest construction project

To build the A1 freeway in Poland as efficiently as possible, machines from the Wirtgen Group were almost the only equipment used during paving and compaction, including several HAMM compactors and tandem rollers.

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Simple mining
Simple mining

Three Wirtgen surface miners are currently being operated by Mineração Paragominas in the Pará region, replacing the previously used, conventional mining method.

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Extremely Cost-Effective
Extremely Cost-Effective

“The majority of the ore stock can’t be mined conventionally, so the surface miners are critical to our success.”

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The blessing of the Caribeean – Dominican Republic
The blessing of the Caribeean – Dominican Republic

20 Wirtgen Group machines are constructing the new roadways for the extension of the 70 km long section of the “Autopista Del Coral” in the Dominican Republic.

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HAMM and VÖGELE machines build formula 1 circuit
HAMM and VÖGELE machines build formula 1 circuit

Tight corners, high-speed straights, and a section that twists through a luxury hotel. Wirtgen Group machines were in pole position at the Yas Marina Circuit.

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Limestone in India
Limestone in India

India possesses abundant natural resources. A variety of materials of different quality need to be extracted from the limestone mine in Pannedam.

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Cutting-edge Wirtgen technology in successful operation on Interstate 81
Cutting-edge Wirtgen technology in successful operation on Interstate 81

Cold recycling – leading technology in structural road rehabilitation

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Night work by daylight
Night work by daylight

The 2 km long runway at Tromsø Airport (Norway) was rehabilitated at night because the airport had to remain in operation during the short Arctic summer.

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SUPER power for the "Autoroute Transmaghrébine"
SUPER power for the "Autoroute Transmaghrébine"

36 Vögele pavers, 30 Hamm rollers and Wirtgen slipform pavers will build around 1,200 kilometers of highway in Algeria alone.

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Express rehabilitation keeps Tokyo going.
Express rehabilitation keeps Tokyo going.

Overnight, Wirtgen cold milling machines with fine milling drums give Tokyo’s traffic arteries fresh grip – almost without disrupting traffic at all.

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The ideal mix for China’s Xibao Expressway.
The ideal mix for China’s Xibao Expressway.

The Xibao Expressway is one of the most important highways in China. Every day it has to endure 30% heavy-duty vehicle traffic. It was rehabilitated via in-plant cold recycling.

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Laying the groundwork for a strong transport link
Laying the groundwork for a strong transport link

The A1 highway in Poland received a particularly robust road bed. The first step was creating a stabilized sub-base 50 cm thick that that was compacted with padfoot drums.

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1.6 million tons of asphalt for Europe´s largest construction project
1.6 million tons of asphalt for Europe´s largest construction project

Because heavy goods traffic is set to grow to enormous proportions, the A1 highway needed a road surface designed to withstand heavy loads. A 20 cm thick gravel layer serves as frost protection.

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Maximum thrill at the "Race of Champions"
Maximum thrill at the "Race of Champions"

The world’s best drivers battled for the championship title at the Race of Champions in Wembley. Wirtgen Group machines paved the racetrack with asphalt surfacing.

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Effective oscillation, no damaging vibrations
Effective oscillation, no damaging vibrations

When the courtyard in front of the Church of the Assumption was redesigned, oscillation from Hamm proved to be the only compaction technology that could be used.

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High-precision cut in the tunnel.
High-precision cut in the tunnel.

In the Stammhamt tunnel, a Wirtgen surface miner milled a subgrade so level that the granular sub-base only had to be 10 cm thick.

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Hollywood stabilized by a bitumen film
Hollywood stabilized by a bitumen film

The road on Mount Lee exhibited craze cracks, also known as “alligator cracks.” The city of Los Angeles opted to use cold recycling for the rehabilitation.

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Six slipform pavers rebuild Europe’s largest construction site.
Six slipform pavers rebuild Europe’s largest construction site.

The Inn Canal was Europe’s largest construction site in the 1920s. During rehabilitation of the canal, state-of-the-art slipforming technology was used.

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Compacting the subgrade of a car park in Oberwesel
Compacting the subgrade of a car park in Oberwesel

Hamm oscillation technology enabled a frost protection layer to be gently compacted without damaging the adjacent buildings.

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Asphalt compaction on the tallest bridge in the world
Asphalt compaction on the tallest bridge in the world

On the world’s tallest and longest cable-stayed bridge, a Vögele SUPER 1900 paved a particularly flexible asphalt with a high polymer content.

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Spray paving today, conventional paving tomorrow
Spray paving today, conventional paving tomorrow

Contractors and government road agencies in North America have been using the VÖGELE SUPER 1800-3i SprayJet paver – and its predecessor, the SUPER 1800 SF – to place ultrathin bonded overlays like NovaChip for years. But increasingly, VÖGELE SprayJet technology is used to place standard hot mix asphalt overlays as well as ultrathin bonded overlays.

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