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Efficient highway rehabilitation
Efficient highway rehabilitation

Knäble GmbH rehabilitates a highway near the French-German border town of Kehl with Wirtgen Group machines.

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Handover of a John Deere motor grader in the Emsland region of Germany
Handover of a John Deere motor grader in the Emsland region of Germany

The handover of a 622GP motor grader to the Aschendorf-based road construction and civil engineering company Hermann Jansen (HJA) marks the first time that Wirtgen Deutschland Vertriebs- und Service GmbH has sold a John Deere earth-moving machine in the Bremen, Emsland, Ammerland and East Frisia region of Germany.

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In two stages to grit
In two stages to grit

In Schlag near Passau, in the heart of the so-called "granite country", Berger Rohstoffe GmbH took over a quarry in 2020. Since May 2021, a PRO plant train from Kleemann has been producing grit for high-quality concrete and impresses with high productivity and economy.

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High-tech makes the difference
High-tech makes the difference

In collaboration with circuit design specialists from the Italian engineering consultants Studio Dromo, the British lead contractor Tarmac wins the race to reprofile and resurface the Silverstone Circuit in time for the British Grand Prix – with Wirtgen Group machines, plants and systems.

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Premiere for a fleet of brand new asphalt road construction machines in Germany’s Westerwald region
Premiere for a fleet of brand new asphalt road construction machines in Germany’s Westerwald region

Working with the ‘hot on hot’ method on a contract for the repair of a major road through the Westerwald, a fleet of new Vögele pavers and Hamm pneumatic-tyre and tandem rollers enabled the team from contractor Abel & Weimar from Limburg to deliver optimal paving results from start to finish.

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Super-compact
Super-compact

The H 7i VIO compactor with high-performance compaction system and powerful travel drive shows off its talents when compacting a frost protection layer in Titisee-Neustadt and during dam construction along the banks of the Rhine.

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An advanced retrofit with a futureproof solution.
An advanced retrofit with a futureproof solution.

Retrofit solutions from Benninghoven can meet a very wide range of requirements. This has been clearly shown by a project in Taunus.

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A Wirtgen concrete paving train impresses with high productivity in Texas
A Wirtgen concrete paving train impresses with high productivity in Texas

Continuously reinforced concrete pavement is particularly attractive due to its low maintenance costs. It is cost-effective, extremely durable and requires very little maintenance.

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A Wirtgen concrete paving train impresses with high productivity in Texas
A Wirtgen concrete paving train impresses with high productivity in Texas

Continuously reinforced concrete pavement is particularly attractive due to its low maintenance costs. It is cost-effective, extremely durable and requires very little maintenance.

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Working in partnership to renew old technology
Working in partnership to renew old technology

Retrofit solutions for modernising existing asphalt mixing plants make sense for lots of reasons – and are often more beneficial than investing in new equipment.

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State-of-the-art bitumen storage
State-of-the-art bitumen storage

Together with Benninghoven, IAM Ingolstädter Asphaltmischwerke GmbH & Co. KG successfully replaced their bitumen tanks.

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Future-proof plant, planned virtually
Future-proof plant, planned virtually

A large French construction company wants to run a sustainable and CO₂ neutral operation. A new Benninghoven asphalt mixing plant provides a large contribution to this.

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MC 110i EVO2 in operation at the Brenner Pass
MC 110i EVO2 in operation at the Brenner Pass

For the construction of a water collection basin with a holding capacity of 18,500 m³, which is knocked into the granite rock near Brixen, NordBau Peskoller from Kiens uses the new jaw crusher MOBICAT MC 110i EVO2.

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Efficient process while reducing costs
Efficient process while reducing costs

In Bad Fredeburg in the Sauerland region, two HAMM H 25i VC compactors with their special crusher drum were used to simultaneously crush and compact the local, "Fredeburger" slate.

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High output in the West Virginian mountains
High output in the West Virginian mountains

Ace Aggregates is a newly founded company that produces crushed rock in a reopened quarry in the West Virginian mountains. In around one year, the team has increased its production from 181,000 tons to approx. 545,000 tons per year – and delivered it.

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WIRTGEN SP 1600 sets world records during concrete paving in India
WIRTGEN SP 1600 sets world records during concrete paving in India

During the construction of a concrete motorway between the major Indian cities of Vadodara and Mumbai, the WIRTGEN SP 1600 set four world records.

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Landfill construction with a Wirtgen Group machine train
Landfill construction with a Wirtgen Group machine train

In the course of an extension programme, Joh. Wachenfeld GmbH & Co. KG permanently sealed the base of a landfill site for demolition waste and contaminated soil in the north of the state of Hesse, Germany.

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SP 15i an all-rounder when it comes to paving monolithic profiles
SP 15i an all-rounder when it comes to paving monolithic profiles

During a project in Esterwegen, near Papenburg, Germany, the small paver offered a first taste of the extended range of applications it can now cover by paving a 750-metre-long and 2-metre-wide cycle path along a rural road.

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Daily production target with MOBISCREEN MS 952 EVO and MS 953 EVO increased
Daily production target with MOBISCREEN MS 952 EVO and MS 953 EVO increased

India has vast reserves of iron ore and is the second biggest steel producer in the world. The mobile screening plants MOBISCREEN EVO from Kleemann are used during the extraction of the important material in Keonjhar in India.

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Runway Rehabilitated at KUL in Malaysia
Runway Rehabilitated at KUL in Malaysia

Everything from a Single Source: Successful Runway Rehabilitation in Malaysia with Fleet of WIRTGEN Cold Milling Machines

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WIRTGEN W 380 CR cold recycler rehabilitates the road surface in record time
WIRTGEN W 380 CR cold recycler rehabilitates the road surface in record time

Structural rehabilitation of rural road ER 361 through the village of Monsanto, about 100 km north of Lisbon.

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WIRTGEN W 380 CR cold recycler rehabilitates the road surface in record time
WIRTGEN W 380 CR cold recycler rehabilitates the road surface in record time

Structural rehabilitation of rural road ER 361 through the village of Monsanto, about 100 km north of Lisbon.

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Compacting CTB course with HAMM 322 compactors
Compacting CTB course with HAMM 322 compactors

In Henan province, close to the Yellow River, two HAMM 322 com pactors proved their outstanding performance by successfully building a cement treated base course (CTB) up to 50 cm thick.

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Wirtgen Cold Milling: Doing it The Right Way
Wirtgen Cold Milling: Doing it The Right Way

Hyderabad, the capital city of Telangana, has a well-developed road network of around 9000 Kms maintained by the Greater Hyderabad Municipal Corporation (GHMC). 2900 Kms out of this road network are bituminous roads varying from single lane to four lane design. Over the years, the life of these pavements has reduced due to various factors like ageing, monsoon damages, heavy loading, etc. which then called for maintenance and recarpeting of these roads.

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‘The new WIRTGEN GROUP machines are helping us to fulfil our ongoing growth targets’.
‘The new WIRTGEN GROUP machines are helping us to fulfil our ongoing growth targets’.

The Finnish company Asfalttikallio Oy is upgrading its fleet with a total of 39 machines from the Wirtgen Group. These include a Wirtgen W 120 Ri Small Milling Machine, Vögele Compact Class and Universal Class Pavers, as well as Hamm Rollers, mainly from the HD CompactLine.

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Compact shape – high gradeability
Compact shape – high gradeability

Achieving high-quality compaction on small, cramped construction sites is often a challenge. This is why, with the H 7i, HAMM has developed a compactor that boasts super-compact dimensions.

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The “rollercoaster in the dunes”
The “rollercoaster in the dunes”

During the high-specification rehabilitation of the race track in Zandvoort, the paving team counted on three SUPER 1900-3i machines and VÖGELE’s expertise in applications.

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Cramped conditions, yet professional paving
Cramped conditions, yet professional paving

Rehabilitation of a local road: VÖGELE Compact Class machines are totally in their element when conditions are cramped, but convincing results still need to be achieved. This was demonstrated in Jiangning district in Jiangsu province, where a SUPER 1100-3 did great work – literally in record time.

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A smooth take off and a perfect landing.
A smooth take off and a perfect landing.

For the complete rehabilitation of runway 1 at Kuala Lumpur International Airport, the lead contractor Nippon Road opted for an effective fleet of Wirtgen Group machines for the removal and repaving of 44,000 m³ of asphalt.

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Reconstruction of a 375 km section of the A2 highway with the cold recycling method
Reconstruction of a 375 km section of the A2 highway with the cold recycling method

The Nigerian Federal Ministry of Works and Housing awarded a contract for the rehabilitation of a 375 km section of the A2 highway from the capital city, Abuja, to the city of Kano in northern Nigeria with the cold recycling method to Julius Berger Nigeria Plc (JBN). Numerous Wirtgen Group plants and machines are already at work on the project.

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HAMM 322 – the climbing specialist
HAMM 322 – the climbing specialist

The HAMM 322 compactor stands out for plenty of power, a climbing ability in excess of 50% and quality compaction. All that was needed in the Ningxia province.

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MC 110 Z EVO Recycling of building rubble in Göppingen
MC 110 Z EVO Recycling of building rubble in Göppingen

A Mobicat jaw crusher processes concrete and building rubble in Stauferpark in Göppingen. Approx. 4,500 tons of material with a feed size of 0-500 mm are crushed to 0-60 mm and are used again on site as filling material.

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Cold recycling paving train in San José
Cold recycling paving train in San José

During the rehabilitation of the Monterey Road in San José (USA), engineering contractor MCK Services, Inc. deployed Wirtgen Group machines and recycled and replaced 42 km of pavement with an overall area of 205,000 m2.

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Small machine, big achievement
Small machine, big achievement

The HD 30 VV is one of 6 models in the HD CompactLine series launched on the Chinese market in 2018. These rollers, manufactured in the WIRTGEN GROUP’s local production facility in Langfang, have been tailored in every detail to meet the needs of Chinese customers and users.

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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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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 soil 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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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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First Class Plant Performance for Beijing 2022
First Class Plant Performance for Beijing 2022

A MOBIREX impact crushing plant keeps the transport routes in Beijing short and converts excavated tunnel material into first-class raw material.

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SUPER 800 Mini Class paver adds a dash of colour
SUPER 800 Mini Class paver adds a dash of colour

Special colourless bitumen, colour pigments and a selected mineral aggregate – these are the ingredients for a unique kind of road surface: coloured asphalt.

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Chinese contractor “hits the road running”
Chinese contractor “hits the road running”

Shandong Hongyu Construction Engineering Co., Ltd. is revving up with machines from VÖGELE and HAMM.

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SUPER 3000-3i: Leading technology, large width
SUPER 3000-3i: Leading technology, large width

As early as during one of its first jobs – rehabilitating a section of the A96 motorway near Munich – the SUPER 3000-3i from VÖGELE was able to give a hint of the feats it was capable of.

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Idyllic greenery, super job
Idyllic greenery, super job

A SUPER 1303-3i repaved the surface course on a 3.1 m-wide tree-lined route at a thickness of 3 cm. The new pavement of sand-coloured asphalt blends harmoniously into the landscape. The VÖGELE wheeled paver in the Compact Class paved the coloured asphalt with a crown of +2.5%.

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SUPER 1600 L: Traffic rolling – Quality on target
SUPER 1600 L: Traffic rolling – Quality on target

The SUPER 1600 L helps customers and users to complete projects cost-efficiently while delivering high quality. This tracked paver from VÖGELE proved it could do just that on a job rehabilitating National Highway 104 in Yuhang District – and the road didn’t have to be blocked off even once.

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High-quality, high-speed rehabilitation
High-quality, high-speed rehabilitation

On a major road near Stuttgart, two VÖGELE InLine Pave trains took just two weekends to rehabilitate both carriageways of a 2.2 km section of road.

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Heavy duty – High load-bearing capacity
Heavy duty – High load-bearing capacity

Two SUPER 1880 L pavers with Heavy-Duty kits made a good job of paving an abrasive cement-treated base course mix, creating the ideal conditions for ensuring that National Highway 107 in Xuchang stands up to heavy traffic for a long time to come.

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

Recytec from Switzerland specialises 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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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 kilometre long and 45 metre wide runway using 25 rollers from HAMM.

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

To build the A1 motorway 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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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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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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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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Vögele wheeled pavers master every bend
Vögele wheeled pavers master every bend

In Hemer, in Germany’s North-Rhine Westphalia, Vögele Compact Class machines paved a new karting track, delivering precision work in the process: over a distance of exactly 391.49 m, they paved seven hairpin bends and an obstacle - a so-called chicane - all in an incredibly small space.

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Low temperature – low emissions
Low temperature – low emissions

During construction of a carriageway in a road tunnel in Karlsruhe, Vögele road pavers and Hamm tandem rollers not only satisfied the strict emissions specifications, but also ensured efficient, high-quality paving.

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Paving a slab track in the Albvorland Tunnel
Paving a slab track in the Albvorland Tunnel

Paving a slab track in tunnels of the Deutsche Bahn’s Stuttgart-Ulm project was tough. The paving team met the challenge with the SUPER 2100-3i including the AB 600 TP2 High Compaction Screed and 3D control system. An MT 3000-2i Offset material feeder supported job site logistics.

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Smart road construction
Smart road construction

Paving without joints in the widest tunnel in Switzerland using Vögele’s machine technology and the WITOS Paving Plus process optimisation solution.

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