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Wirtgen Group Unveiling World and North American Premiers at World of Concrete 2020
1/8/20
Wirtgen Group Unveiling World and North American Premiers at World of Concrete 2020

The Wirtgen Group will be presenting innovative and market-driven solutions for concrete paving at the World of Concrete from February 3 to 7, 2020.

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The everyday hero
The everyday hero

When paired with the AB 220 TV Extending Screed, it can take on a remarkably wide range of pave widths from 0.5 to 3.5 m and even pave entire roads. These features make the SUPER 800i ideal for achieving a high level of machine utilization.

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Conexpo-Con/Agg 2020: New Large Milling Machines the Highlight of the Wirtgen Group’s Solutions
1/5/20
Conexpo-Con/Agg 2020: New Large Milling Machines the Highlight of the Wirtgen Group’s Solutions

More than 30 exhibits, including 10 world and North American premieres and Wirtgen’s new large milling machines leading the pack – this year, the Wirtgen Group is exhibiting outdoors (Silver Lot 1) at booth S 5419.

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WITOS Paving Plus – ready for tomorrow today
WITOS Paving Plus – ready for tomorrow today

A VÖGELE road paver with the WITOS Paving Plus process management system and HAMM rollers with the WITOS HCQ module participated in a QSBW 4.0 construction project.

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Wirtgen Group World and North American Premieres at Conexpo-Con/Agg 2020
12/16/19
Wirtgen Group World and North American Premieres at Conexpo-Con/Agg 2020

“Innovation. Performance. Partners.” The Wirtgen Group’s trade show booth in Las Vegas will feature all three, including more than 30 machines on display.

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Wirtgen’s large milling machines: Master of efficiency
12/10/19
Wirtgen’s large milling machines: Master of efficiency

A total of three W 210 Fi machines demonstrated the added value of their technological innovations during rehabilitation of the A 31 motorway in Italy.

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Wirtgen Autopilot 2.0 Significantly Speeds up Concrete Paving Projects
11/12/19
Wirtgen Autopilot 2.0 Significantly Speeds up Concrete Paving Projects

The AutoPilot 2.0, which is compatible with Wirtgen’s SP 15i und SP 25i slipform pavers, eliminates the need to measure, mount, and remove stringlines.

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Split oscillation drum and VIO Compaction Meter
9/11/19
Split oscillation drum and VIO Compaction Meter

Renowned as a pioneer in efficient and intelligent oscillation compaction, HAMM presented the split oscillation drum and VIO Compaction Meter at bauma 2019.

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High-Precision Concrete Paving Now Even More Variable with Wirtgen Inset Pavers
9/2/19
High-Precision Concrete Paving Now Even More Variable with Wirtgen Inset Pavers

High-Precision Concrete Paving with Wirtgen Inset Pavers

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Safe and Vibration-Free Limestone Mining in Japan with the 2500 SM Vario Surface Miner
8/14/19
Safe and Vibration-Free Limestone Mining in Japan with the 2500 SM Vario Surface Miner

Safe and Vibration-Free Limestone Mining in Japan with the 2500 SM Vario Surface Miner

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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 foamed bitumen and mastic asphalt.

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Two design prizes for study on "Autonomous Roller F1"
8/13/19
Two design prizes for study on "Autonomous Roller F1"

In 2019, HAMM AG was awarded two major design prizes for its "Autonomous Roller F1", a study on autonomously operating rollers:

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W 150 CF scores in Mexico with higher productivity and area output
8/4/19
W 150 CF scores in Mexico with higher productivity and area output

Milling prepares the ground for more mobility

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All set for "Road Construction 4.0"
7/31/19
All set for "Road Construction 4.0"

Digital planning, dynamic control, sustainable improvement – the demands on road construction projects are on the rise all over the world.

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Wirtgen Slipform Pavers Lay Precise Pavements for Beijing New International Airport
6/23/19
Wirtgen Slipform Pavers Lay Precise Pavements for Beijing New International Airport

Four Wirtgen slipform pavers are playing an important part in the construction of the apron area for the new Chinese airport.

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New Milling Tools for Soil Stabilization
6/23/19
New Milling Tools for Soil Stabilization

Soil stabilization, a process widely used throughout the world, is the ideal solution for producing compactable soil with good paving properties from a sub-base with insufficient bearing capacity.

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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 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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VÖGELE present their new flagship
4/19/19
VÖGELE present their new flagship

With a potentially record-breaking pave width of up to 18m, the new SUPER 3000-3(i) can pave the surface course of a four-lane motorway carriageway without joints. As a representative of the Premium Line, the large paver additionally incorporates all the features of the latest "Dash 3" generation. Other highlights include the innovative material transport and the new hydraulic tamper-stroke adjustment.

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Record number of visitors at bauma 2019
4/14/19
Record number of visitors at bauma 2019

A total of 120 exhibits, including 18 world premieres and 25 innovations as well as six interactive technology demos: the Wirtgen Group’s booth at Bauma was packed with leading machine and application technologies from Wirtgen, Vögele, Hamm, Kleemann, Benninghoven, and John Deere.

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The new SB 300 and SB 350 Fixed-Width Screeds
4/14/19
The new SB 300 and SB 350 Fixed-Width Screeds

With VÖGELE’s new fixed-width screeds, surface courses as much as 16 to 18 m wide can be paved without joints.

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New compact pavers from VÖGELE
4/9/19
New compact pavers from VÖGELE

The SUPER 1000(i) and the SUPER 1003(i) represent the global market leader's recently introduced Classic Line. Equipped with the ErgoBasic operating concept, the two compact pavers boast simple handling and excellent value for money.

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Reliable intelligence: Wirtgen large milling machines
4/8/19
Reliable intelligence: Wirtgen large milling machines

Wirtgen, the cold milling machine specialist, is boosting milling efficiency in the long-term with its new large milling machine generation

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Automatically Measure Milling Performance with the Wirtgen PERFORMANCE TRACKER
4/7/19
Automatically Measure Milling Performance with the Wirtgen PERFORMANCE TRACKER

In addition to the new F series, all Wirtgen large milling machines built in 2010 or later can be retrofitted with the PERFORMANCE TRACKER.

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Maximum Performance in Soft Rock
4/7/19
Maximum Performance in Soft Rock

Wirtgen’s 220 SM 3.8/220 SMi 3.8 surface miner selectively mines raw materials up to a cutting depth of 350 mm and a uniaxial compressive strength of 35 MPa.

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Wirtgen W 380 CRi: World’s Most State-Of-The-Art and Highest-Performance Cold Recycler
4/7/19
Wirtgen W 380 CRi: World’s Most State-Of-The-Art and Highest-Performance Cold Recycler

At the heart of this recycling train are tracked cold recyclers such as the new W 380 CRi from Wirtgen.

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VÖGELE present smart solution for digital job-site documentation
3/31/19
VÖGELE present smart solution for digital job-site documentation

WITOS Paving Docu allows paving data and delivery notes to be recorded and automates the sending of job site reports. It is a practical, easy-to-use solution for small and medium-sized construction projects.

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Efficient fleet management with WITOS FleetView
3/14/19
Efficient fleet management with WITOS FleetView

This telematics solution records operating, position and maintenance data from VÖGELE, WIRTGEN and HAMM machines, increasing fleet availability as a result.

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Wirtgen W 220 mills surface course at the foot of Mont Blanc in half the time
3/5/19
Wirtgen W 220 mills surface course at the foot of Mont Blanc in half the time

Even just in front of Mont Blanc at an altitude of 1,000 m, the W 220 operated at full capacity, effortlessly milling off the roadway at top speed.

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Environmentally Friendly, Cost-Effective, and Safe!
Environmentally Friendly, Cost-Effective, and Safe!

Why is cold in-plant recycling so environmentally friendly? Because the material from the existing road surface is recycled 100%.

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A 50% Reduction in Material Consumption
A 50% Reduction in Material Consumption

What needs to be kept in mind when it comes to this method? One thing is certain – paving thin layers hot only works if the base is sealed.

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Always Staying at the Forefront
Always Staying at the Forefront

Why is cold milling such an important part of the rehabilitation process? The condition of the milled surface has a major impact on the quality of the new surface layers, their functional properties, and the cost-effectiveness and efficiency of further construction work.

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Go with the Counterflow
Go with the Counterflow

How can I add as much recycled asphalt as possible? The best way would be to split the old asphalt back into its original constituents.

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Advanced Wirtgen Group Technologies for Pavement Construction, Rehabilitation Featured at World of Asphalt 2019
2/11/19
Advanced Wirtgen Group Technologies for Pavement Construction, Rehabilitation Featured at World of Asphalt 2019

Products from Wirtgen, Vögele, Hamm and Kleemann will underscore how Wirtgen technologies enhance productivity and profitability for road contractors and government agencies.

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PCD Tip: Improved Durability
2/11/19
PCD Tip: Improved Durability

Wirtgen’s PCD cutters have a tip made of artificial diamond material and produce an exceedingly uniform milled surface.

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The New Wirtgen 220 SM/220 SMi: Surface Miner for Raw Material Extraction and Routing Operations
2/10/19
The New Wirtgen 220 SM/220 SMi: Surface Miner for Raw Material Extraction and Routing Operations

With a cutting width of 2.2 m and a cutting depth of up to 300 mm, the 220 SM/ 220 SMi can extract raw materials up to a uniaxial compressive strength of 50 MPa.

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Construction Site 4.0 – the working environment of the future
2/4/19
Construction Site 4.0 – the working environment of the future

At HAMM, the developers are thinking not only about the next machine generation; they are also focussed on the effects that current megatrends will have on road building in general and on compaction in particular.

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Permeable to Water and with an Anti-capillary Effect
Permeable to Water and with an Anti-capillary Effect

What do you see as the core issues in the construction of frost blankets? A frost blanket made from unbound mineral aggregate represents the first base course of the superstructure at the subgrade level.

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Wirtgen Group Introduces AutoPilot 2.0
1/21/19
Wirtgen Group Introduces AutoPilot 2.0

The highlight of Wirtgen will be the newly developed Wirtgen AutoPilot 2.0. This 3D control system can produce any kind of offset and inset pro with lower costs files.

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TCM 180i: The exquisite technician
1/14/19
TCM 180i: The exquisite technician

With working widths up to 18m, the TCM 180i is the ideal team mate for the two SP 1500 pavers. It ensures optimum curing of the new concrete pavement.

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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 800t buffer.
The 800t buffer.

In Luxembourg, the construction company Cajot invested in the largest mixed material loading silo that BENNINGHOVEN has ever built as a retrofit solution.

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Leveraging technology
12/4/18
Leveraging technology

A Kentucky concrete slipforming contractor has moved in a big way into curb, gutter and parapet construction by utilizing the advanced technology available to them.

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Guinea: Bauxite mining with surface miners maximizes profitability
12/4/18
Guinea: Bauxite mining with surface miners maximizes profitability

Wirtgen supplies surface miners in a variety of performance classes for the selective mining of raw materials, such as coal, limestone, bauxite, gypsum, salt and phosphate.

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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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M&T Expo 2018
11/25/18
M&T Expo 2018

Of the total of 15 machines exhibited, 7 are premieres to the Brazilian market and most of them are also new to the Latin American market.

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Sustainability in a whole new dimension.
Sustainability in a whole new dimension.

The new BA RPP 4000 asphalt mixing plant operated by the Max Bögl Group at its Sengenthal

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2500 SM: Performance and precision count
10/15/18
2500 SM: Performance and precision count

irtgen surface miners play a key role in increasing production and reducing costs in material extraction for a large cement plant in Ukraine.

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Record production and plant expansion
10/15/18
Record production and plant expansion

In 2017, HAMM produced more than 10,000 rollers in a single year for the first time. To ensure that the demand for HAMM rollers can also be satisfied sufficiently in future, the parent plant was massively expanded.

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String line-free in Mobile
10/14/18
String line-free in Mobile

In Mobile Bay on the Gulf of Mexico in the US state of Alabama, a Wirtgen slipform paver SP 15i operated fully automatically.

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Eco-friendly technology is a top priority!
Eco-friendly technology is a top priority!

With RPP mixing towers and parallel drums with hot-gas generator, our customers are ideally positioned for the future.

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BC India 2018:
9/26/18
BC India 2018:

Wirtgen Group showcases premium solutions from a single source

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Versatility is key
9/10/18
Versatility is key

A WIRTGEN WR 250 soil stabilizer laid a load-bearing base for the construction of a new approach road to Interstate 69.

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bauma China 2018
9/4/18
bauma China 2018

With around 50 exhibits, including 13 premieres for the Chinese market, the Wirtgen Group will present innovative technologies and premium products at bauma China 2018.

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Soil stabilization has the edge over soil exchange
Soil stabilization has the edge over soil exchange

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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GRW 280i: New Easy Drive operating concept and sophisticated driving dynamics
8/15/18
GRW 280i: New Easy Drive operating concept and sophisticated driving dynamics

Hamm has been producing pneumatic tyre rollers with great success for over 50 years. HAMM presented the next innovation in the pneumatic tyre roller market segment in spring 2018 with the GRW 280i.

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Savings in coal mining
8/14/18
Savings in coal mining

Diverse studies and tests show that surface miners offer considerable advantages in terms of both economic efficiency and the final product.

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Asphalt production, next level.
Asphalt production, next level.

Commissioning of a BENNINGHOVEN ECO 3000 in the Basque country, Spain

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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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Big data for construction equipment
7/22/18
Big data for construction equipment

The Wirtgen Group supports fleet and service management for Wirtgen, Vögele, and Hamm equipment with the intelligent WITOS FleetView telematics system.

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Recycling at Cologne/Bonn Airport – Wirtgen KMA 220 produces hydraulically bound base using mix-in-plant process
7/18/18
Recycling at Cologne/Bonn Airport – Wirtgen KMA 220 produces hydraulically bound base using mix-in-plant process

In autumn 2017, parts of the flight operations areas at Cologne/Bonn Airport were renovated. The mobile cold recycling mixing plant from Wirtgen prepared the material mix.

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Asfalt Remix AS
6/11/18
Asfalt Remix AS

On job sites, the W 60 Ri small milling machine hits the mark with numerous easy-to-use added and automated functions.

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W 200 rehabilitates Brazil’s congested road network
6/10/18
W 200 rehabilitates Brazil’s congested road network

For this mammoth project, CR Almeida is using the efficient W 200 large milling machine, which runs in continuous operation 24 hours a day during the rehabilitation work.

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HAMM product range in your pocket
6/10/18
HAMM product range in your pocket

The perfect solution for all customers, users and sales employees who are often on the road. HAMM Delivery Program/HAMM Product Range offers mobile access to the HAMM product portfolio, with all relevant information about the respective machines.

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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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CTT 2018: intelligent solutions
6/4/18
CTT 2018: intelligent solutions

Visitors to the bauma CTT 2018 had the opportunity to obtain first-hand information on the Wirtgen Group's solution competence

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Challenging milling depths
5/1/18
Challenging milling depths

The cold milling machines cut at a width of 7 ft., 3 in. The challenge was not the width of the pass-es, but the varying milling depths.

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Technologies at Intermat
4/29/18
Technologies at Intermat

They were the eye-catchers on the Wirtgen Group exhibition area: the latest innovations from Wirtgen, Vögele, Hamm, Kleemann und Benninghoven.

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Road rehabilitation quality
4/22/18
Road rehabilitation quality

Cold milling is one of the first measures taken when a roadway or traffic area needs to be rehabilitated.

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Wirtgen DURAFORCE milling and mixing rotor – A rotor for every requirement
4/22/18
Wirtgen DURAFORCE milling and mixing rotor – A rotor for every requirement

For its WR series, Wirtgen has developed a solution that is more than a match for even the most extreme requirements in both applications: the new DURAFORCE milling and mixing rotor.

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Wirtgen AutoPilot 2.0 – Higher paving accuracy with lower costs
4/22/18
Wirtgen AutoPilot 2.0 – Higher paving accuracy with lower costs

The newly-developed Wirtgen AutoPilot 2.0 can produce all manner of offset and inset profiles even more economically and precisely than ever before.

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New milling drum assembly extends the range of applications
4/22/18
New milling drum assembly extends the range of applications

From now on, the class leader W 150 CF/W 150 CFi can also be equipped with a 1,800-mm milling drum assembly. Customers therefore profit from a wider range of applications.

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Ground for the new Benninghoven brand headquarters
4/18/18
Ground for the new Benninghoven brand headquarters

The new Benninghoven plant in Wittlich is being built over a sizable area of 310,000 m² for 130 million Euros.

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35 years of oscillation
4/8/18
35 years of oscillation

More than 35 years ago, HAMM developed oscillation and thereby revolutionised compaction technology. Find out more in the new video celebrating the anniversary of oscillation at HAMM!

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World’s largest airport in Turkey
3/26/18
World’s largest airport in Turkey

Plants and machines from Wirtgen, Vögele, Hamm and Benninghoven are playing a vital part in the construction of the "New Istanbul Airport".

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Hillhead 2018
3/15/18
Hillhead 2018

At Hillhead 2018 (stand no. Q1), the Wirtgen Group’s British sales and service company Wirtgen Limited will be exhibiting a total of 12 premium products

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World of Asphalt 2018
3/11/18
World of Asphalt 2018

World of Asphalt 2018: Wirtgen Group showcases solutions for all aspects of asphalt operations

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AutoSet Plus – Delivering quality automatically
AutoSet Plus – Delivering quality automatically

Expansion of the Berlin ring road: when widening the trans-European motorway, the team frequently had to move between many small job site sections. AutoSet Plus, the automatic functions of the SUPER pavers, provided invaluable support for the paving team.

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A fresh grip at 90
2/25/18
A fresh grip at 90

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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Wirtgen slipform paver SP 500 paves concrete in southwest Nigeria
1/28/18
Wirtgen slipform paver SP 500 paves concrete in southwest Nigeria

For this project, the contractor relied above all on the cost-efficiency and precision of the Wirtgen slipform paver in inset application.

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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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Wirtgen at Intermat 2018
1/21/18
Wirtgen at Intermat 2018

Wirtgen is continuously developing its core technologies, products and application processes to ensure quality standards are met and that customers can operate economically.

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bauma Conexpo Africa 2018
1/14/18
bauma Conexpo Africa 2018

On an area extending over more than 600 m², the Group will be showcasing a representative cross-section of its application-oriented products for the African market on the outdoor grounds (exhibition area T3.115) of bauma Conexpo Africa.

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Wirtgen Group machines rehabilitate the A5
1/9/18
Wirtgen Group machines rehabilitate the A5

Thanks not least to the Wirtgen Group’s reliable and efficient technologies, the crews succeeded in completing their work sections on schedule.

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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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Recycling Boom in Denmark
Recycling Boom in Denmark

Plant sets from KLEEMANN increase the productivity in recycling operations

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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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New Wirtgen SP 62i inset slipform paver has North American debut at WOC 2018
12/31/17
New Wirtgen SP 62i inset slipform paver has North American debut at WOC 2018

At its stand No. 6343 in the Central Hall at the Las Vegas Convention Center, Wirtgen Group will present innovative solutions for all aspects of concrete paving.

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Sharing success.
Sharing success.

A new asphalt mixing plant TBA 2000 with a 2 t mixer and a dual fuel burner with bitumen vapour afterburning in operation at customer Hitthaller+Trixl Bauges. m.b.H., Austria.

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11% slope, 100% quality
11% slope, 100% quality

The VÖGELE SUPER 1803-3i wheeled paver proved its prowess when constructing a farm track in the Swiss Alps.

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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 is improving productivity and flexibility for its owner, PMB s.p.a.

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Two Introductions at World of Concrete 2017
11/13/17
Two Introductions at World of Concrete 2017

With a display of its innovative solutions for concrete road construction, the Wirtgen Group is presenting three slipform pavers and a texture curing machine from Wirtgen and a mobile Kleemann crusher at this year's World of Concrete trade fair in Las Vegas (indoor booth no. C 6126).

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Implementation Surface Miner
11/1/17
Implementation Surface Miner

The implementation of new technology into an existing mining operation can deliver a positive change in operation and commercial benefits

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Fixed-width screed, perfect evenness
Fixed-width screed, perfect evenness

Technologies from VÖGELE deliver perfect evenness: when resurfacing the A36 motorway near Dijon, a new SUPER 1900-3i paver equipped with an SB 250 TV Fixed-Width Screed and supported by an MT 3000-2i Standard PowerFeeder produced high quality results across a pave width of 7.5 m.

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A champion performer in its weight class
10/23/17
A champion performer in its weight class

With the W 210 XP, the Wirtgen experts have extended their comprehensive product range with a new high-performance machine.

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Excon 2017: Pathbreaker
10/18/17
Excon 2017: Pathbreaker

The Wirtgen Group, with its product brands Wirtgen, Vögele, Hamm and Kleemann, will be showcasing leading technologies for the entire road construction process chain at Excon 2017. Wirtgen’s milling machines W 195, W 120 R and slipform paver SP 62 will be celebrating their trade fair debut in India.

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German technology for the Indian market
10/16/17
German technology for the Indian market

At Excon 2017, Wirtgen will be presenting unveiling the latest highlight in its large milling machine range in India: the new W 195. Developed by experienced Wirtgen engineers, the W 195 marks the launch of a new performance class on the Indian market.

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HD+ 90i PH: Environmentally friendly hybrid technology as standard
10/9/17
HD+ 90i PH: Environmentally friendly hybrid technology as standard

In spring 2018, HAMM presented the new HD+ 90i PH tandem roller with power hybrid train. Here, HAMM combines a conventional internal combustion engine with a hydraulic accumulator.

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Cold Recycling with Foamed Bitumen
9/11/17
Cold Recycling with Foamed Bitumen

The Wirtgen cold recycling process has been proving its credentials for many years – and already meets the demands of tomorrow.

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OCS from Wirtgen
8/31/17
OCS from Wirtgen

As part of the rehabilitation project on the A 36 highway near Dijon, the Wirtgen W 200i cold milling machine with cabin milled off the asphalt surface with great precision.

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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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Oscillation: Diverse applications
8/13/17
Oscillation: Diverse applications

HAMM's oscillation rollers enjoy growing popularity on account of their ability to achieve efficient, high-quality compaction at every construction phase. The scope of applications is enormous.

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Wirtgen W 100 CFi
8/7/17
Wirtgen W 100 CFi

For the trenching job in Upper Austria, Hemmelmair Frästechnik GmbH opted to use the compact milling machine W 100 CFi from Wirtgen.

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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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Nordbau 2017
7/9/17
Nordbau 2017

The Wirtgen Group will be showcasing leading technologies for the entire road construction process chain in Neumünster.

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Medalled Brand Design
7/7/17
Medalled Brand Design

The German Brand Institute in Berlin decorated the Wirtgen Group with the German Brand Award 2017 for its Corporate Design.

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Steinexpo 2017
6/21/17
Steinexpo 2017

The Wirtgen Group will be showcasing tailored solutions for recycled material processing and quarry applications when it exhibits products from Kleemann and Benninghoven.

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Titans in Texas
6/20/17
Titans in Texas

Two type 4200 SM Wirtgen surface miners are bringing light to South Texas and Northern Mexico.

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Quality is key
6/12/17
Quality is key

Costello Industries, Inc., a milling service provider based in Newington, CT/USA, relies exclusively on cold milling from Wirtgen.

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The Wirtgen Group to join with Deere & Company
5/31/17
The Wirtgen Group to join with Deere & Company

The Wirtgen Group announced that it has signed a definitive agreement with Deere & Company.

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MT 3000-2 Offset: Paving quality – solid evidence
MT 3000-2 Offset: Paving quality – solid evidence

During a construction job in South Africa, it was scientifically proven by the University of Twente that the MT 3000-2 Offset PowerFeeder improves paving quality – among other things, using RoadScan, the innovative temperature measurement system from VÖGELE.

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Oscillation: Qualitative advantages in every detail
5/15/17
Oscillation: Qualitative advantages in every detail

A glance at the constructive realisation of oscillation reveals the decades-long experience of manufacturing oscillation rollers.

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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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Wirtgen W 100 CFi: A special job for the compact milling machine, extending the broadband network
Wirtgen W 100 CFi: A special job for the compact milling machine, extending the broadband network

The trenching process makes broadband expansion with fiber optic cables faster. Wirtgen offers a cost-effective solution for milling the slots.

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Innovation. Performance. Partners. Close to our customers – Wirtgen Group at Conexpo 2017
5/4/17
Innovation. Performance. Partners. Close to our customers – Wirtgen Group at Conexpo 2017

Over 40 products – many of them new to North America – will demonstrate Wirtgen Group product performance, innovation and dedication to customers at stand No. C 31239 at Conexpo-Con/Agg 2017 in Las Vegas.

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Wirtgen Recycler 3800 CR: 100 miles – day and night
5/2/17
Wirtgen Recycler 3800 CR: 100 miles – day and night

In San José/USA, in-situ cold recycling with a Wirtgen 3800 CR recycler proves to be the most economical solution.

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Laying of the cornerstone at BENNINGHOVEN
4/10/17
Laying of the cornerstone at BENNINGHOVEN

On Tuesday, 11 April 2017, BENNINGHOVEN celebrated the laying of the cornerstone for the worldwide largest and most modern factory for the manufacturing of asphalt mixing plants in Wittlich Wengerohr.

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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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Autonomous rollers: (R)evolution in asphalt construction
3/13/17
Autonomous rollers: (R)evolution in asphalt construction

In the field of compaction technology, HAMM AG has always been a company that sets trends and is quick to adopt new technologies in order to continually improve its rollers. Now, the technology-focused company HAMM is once again setting new standards, this time in the development of self-driving compaction machines.

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Wirtgen and Trimble won the race
3/5/17
Wirtgen and Trimble won the race

To make the "Marco Simoncelli" Misano World Circuit faster and safer, Pesaresi Giuseppe SpA decided to take advantage of the cutting-edge technologies of Wirtgen and Trimble.

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Wirtgen surface miners in Guinea
2/28/17
Wirtgen surface miners in Guinea

Wirtgen will be attending the 5th Symposium Mines Guinea event in the capital Conakry, showcasing the company as a reliable mining partner to trade visitors.

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recycling aktiv/TiefbauLive 2017
2/8/17
recycling aktiv/TiefbauLive 2017

The Wirtgen Group sales and service company Wirtgen Augsburg is showcasing tailor-made solutions for the treatment of recycling materials.

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

Five KLEEMANN jaw crushers process rubble in a recycling centre 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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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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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 characterise the new crushing plant for the demolition and recycling company Wohlfarth Baggerbetrieb.

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Bright prospects with VÖGELE pavers
Bright prospects with VÖGELE pavers

Coloured asphalt surfaces in Baden-Baden meet the same quality requirements as black asphalt surfaces – thanks to machine technology from VÖGELE and HAMM.

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4 plus 1 at bauma China 2016
11/20/16
4 plus 1 at bauma China 2016

The Wirtgen Group makes its first appearance with Benninghoven in China, presenting the newly expanded team in its entirety.

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Surface course rehabilitation: Compact milling machine is a class of its own
11/20/16
Surface course rehabilitation: Compact milling machine is a class of its own

VORO, a milling contractor based in Kassel, Germany, brought the versatility of the W 100 CFi Wirtgen compact milling machine into play when rehabilitating the surface course of a federal highway.

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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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Bologna Airport
10/17/16
Bologna Airport

The current rehabilitation work is part of an extensive maintenance program that is designed to further improve the complete infrastructure.

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Wirtgen Slipform Paver SP 94i in the USA: A perfectly even runway
10/16/16
Wirtgen Slipform Paver SP 94i in the USA: A perfectly even runway

The new Wirtgen SP 94i slipform paver excels in the reconstruction of a runway in Missouri/USA.

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New asphalt pavement at Frankfurt/Main Airport
9/20/16
New asphalt pavement at Frankfurt/Main Airport

The various tasks would normally be standard activities, if it were not for the extreme time pressure and high quality requirements.

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2 in 1: Rock crushing and compaction with HAMM's VC compactors
9/13/16
2 in 1: Rock crushing and compaction with HAMM's VC compactors

For bauma 2016 in Munich, HAMM is bringing along its VC compactors, which are now ready for series production. These compactors with a vibration crusher drum carry out two tasks simultaneously and to the highest quality standards.

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Nordbau 2016
9/1/16
Nordbau 2016

Over the last two years the cold milling machine market leader has completely revamped its product range of small and compact milling machines.

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BENNINGHOVEN builds new main factory in Wittlich Wengerohr
8/30/16
BENNINGHOVEN builds new main factory in Wittlich Wengerohr

BENNINGHOVEN is building a new main plant in Wittlich Wengerohr. The specialist for manufacturing asphalt mixing plants will move into the new production facility in Wittlich in early 2018.

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Dual-layer paving is first choice: Wirtgen SP 1500 efficiently paves exposed aggregate concrete on four job sites
8/22/16
Dual-layer paving is first choice: Wirtgen SP 1500 efficiently paves exposed aggregate concrete on four job sites

Swayed by the numerous economic and technical advantages, more and more planning engineers are opting for this technology when rehabilitating concrete highways.

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Fresado en tiempo récord: nueva pista de despegue y aterrizaje para Cerdeña
7/13/16
Fresado en tiempo récord: nueva pista de despegue y aterrizaje para Cerdeña

Construction machines from Wirtgen kicked off the rehabilitation work on the runway at Alghero-Fertilia Airport on Sardinia.

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MINExpo 2016
7/4/16
MINExpo 2016

Mining material deposits and processing mineral raw materials imposes high demands on man and machine.

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Wirtgen Slipform Pavers face the challenge
6/21/16
Wirtgen Slipform Pavers face the challenge

Ulaanbaatar is the hub for the rising economy and center of expansion for trade and industry.

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A dynamic duo: Two Wirtgen W 250i machines rehabilitate a runway in Nevada
6/14/16
A dynamic duo: Two Wirtgen W 250i machines rehabilitate a runway in Nevada

After some 15 years in service, this longest runway at the airport had to be completely rehabilitated.

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H CompactLine compactors: Compact climbers for earthworks
6/13/16
H CompactLine compactors: Compact climbers for earthworks

HAMM has expanded its programme for earthworks and is showcasing the two small H 5i and H 7i compactors for the first time at bauma.

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Hillhead 2016
6/8/16
Hillhead 2016

Five strong brands – Wirtgen, Vögele, Hamm, Kleemann and now Benninghoven exhibiting together for the first time in the UK.

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Wirtgen advances cold milling machines to the next stage of development
5/29/16
Wirtgen advances cold milling machines to the next stage of development

No less than eight models are available to customers in the compact class, with standard working widths between 1.0 and 1.5 m and depths up to 330 mm.

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New expressway around Minsk – Wirtgen SP 850 paves concrete in two layers
5/29/16
New expressway around Minsk – Wirtgen SP 850 paves concrete in two layers

Wirtgen GmbH supplied the key technology needed to pave the concrete.

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WR 240: The new generation of cold recyclers and soil stabilizers
5/29/16
WR 240: The new generation of cold recyclers and soil stabilizers

Top quality on every job.

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CTT 2016
5/29/16
CTT 2016

The Wirtgen Group is still growing and exponentiating its portfolio of products and services for the customer.

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Large milling machines in all weight and performance classes
5/29/16
Large milling machines in all weight and performance classes

They are the machines of choice for renewing expansive asphalt or concrete surfaces: Wirtgen's large milling machines.

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Reconstruction of the surface course at Büchel Air Base using technologies developed by four WIRTGEN GROUP brands
5/17/16
Reconstruction of the surface course at Büchel Air Base using technologies developed by four WIRTGEN GROUP brands

Concentrated power of the WIRTGEN GROUP on the job at Büchel Air Base

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Texture curing machine TCM 180i from Wirtgen: A handy solution
4/19/16
Texture curing machine TCM 180i from Wirtgen: A handy solution

Self-propelled curing units, such as the new TCM 180i from WIRTGEN, guarantee the success of professionally cured concrete pavements

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New cutting tools for Wirtgen cold recyclers and soil stabilizers
4/19/16
New cutting tools for Wirtgen cold recyclers and soil stabilizers

Wirtgen have further enhanced their comprehensive range of cutting technology products.

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New SP 60 series from Wirtgen: Three multi-talents for concrete paving
4/19/16
New SP 60 series from Wirtgen: Three multi-talents for concrete paving

When it comes to the precision and cost-efficient construction of concrete pavements and monolithic profiles, Wirtgen's slipform pavers are right for the job.

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bauma 2016: A catwalk of innovations in Wirtgen's large milling machines, too
4/19/16
bauma 2016: A catwalk of innovations in Wirtgen's large milling machines, too

They are the machines of choice for renewing expansive asphalt or concrete surfaces: Wirtgen's large milling machines.

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Wirtgen SP 90 series: Top-quality paving of large concrete slabs
4/19/16
Wirtgen SP 90 series: Top-quality paving of large concrete slabs

With their SP 90 series, Wirtgen has launched two new mid-range inset pavers which meet all the requirements for successful concrete paving.

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Wirtgen's brand-new class of compact milling machines all on show at bauma 2016
4/19/16
Wirtgen's brand-new class of compact milling machines all on show at bauma 2016

In addition to its new generation of small milling machines, industry-leader Wirtgen is showing all of its latest compact milling machines.

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Mobile mixing plant design continues on the road of success: Wirtgen KMA 220i with even more output
4/19/16
Mobile mixing plant design continues on the road of success: Wirtgen KMA 220i with even more output

Today, Wirtgen is the market leader on a global scale, offering a range of 9 machines and plants for in-situ or in-plant cold recycling applications.

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Wirtgen SP 62i: Economical two-crawler paver for inset concrete slipforming
4/19/16
Wirtgen SP 62i: Economical two-crawler paver for inset concrete slipforming

Thanks to its versatility in inset and offset applications, the SP 60 series is the new multi-talent for concrete paving.

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Cost-efficient spreading without dust
4/11/16
Cost-efficient spreading without dust

The spreader module will be making its bauma debut in Munich, installed in the Wirtgen WR 250.

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Close to our customers⁵
4/11/16
Close to our customers⁵

r the first time ever, the Group will be presenting itself together with Benninghoven at the world's biggest trade fair for construction machinery.

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HAMM DV+ tandem rollers
4/3/16
HAMM DV+ tandem rollers

At bauma 2016, HAMM's latest tandem rollers in the DV+ series are setting new trends in the premium asphalt compaction class: The pivot-steered rollers.

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Grand Opening Wirtgen Malaysia
3/30/16
Grand Opening Wirtgen Malaysia

Cutting the red ribbon, Managing Director Pok Sum Loong, YBhg Dato’ Sri Zohari Haji Akob, the Secretary General of the Ministry of Works of Malaysia, and Stefan Wirtgen officially opened the new subsidiary Wirtgen Malaysia.

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New subsidiary in South Africa
2/18/16
New subsidiary in South Africa

Jürgen Wirtgen handing over the new Wirtgen South Africa branch to Managing Director Heinrich Schulenburg.

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Engineering at the highest level.
1/28/16
Engineering at the highest level.

Engineering at the highest level: RAP in counterflow - the solution for the future!

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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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EVO JET – combustion technology from the market leader
1/20/16
EVO JET – combustion technology from the market leader

The burner is one of the most important components of any asphalt mixing plant. It is the prerequisite for optimum results for drying mineral and therefore for the quality of the mixture.

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Wirtgen exhibits its complete new generation of small milling machines at bauma 2016
1/18/16
Wirtgen exhibits its complete new generation of small milling machines at bauma 2016

Right in time for bauma, the W 120 Ri small milling machine celebrates its world premiere. This rear-loader rounds out Wirtgen's new generation of small milling machines. The complete line now includes no fewer than 16 machines with milling widths from 350 to 1,300 mm.

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Wirtgen slipform pavers – A dazzling array of innovations
1/18/16
Wirtgen slipform pavers – A dazzling array of innovations

Wide variety and high quality are the watchwords, for both inset and offset operation.

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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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Wirtgen cold milling machine W 200 Hi delivers impressive proof of its versatility in Italy
12/14/15
Wirtgen cold milling machine W 200 Hi delivers impressive proof of its versatility in Italy

The W 200 Hi owes its wide variety of uses to an innovative highlight, namely the hydraulically driven milling drum assembly.

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FIVE STRONG BRANDS
11/22/15
FIVE STRONG BRANDS

he new visual orientation symbolizes the strength of the corporate affiliation, which has developed over the course of many years, and stands, above all, for one thing: The brands' joint focus on the needs of customers.

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Continual construction of bridge parapets
11/3/15
Continual construction of bridge parapets

A kilometer and a half of bridge parapets need to be constructed, just before the end of the construction season? No problem for the Sangamo Construction Company.

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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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Surface mining technology hits the mark
10/14/15
Surface mining technology hits the mark

North American Coal is committed to setting industry standards in the mining sector in terms of safety, environmental protection and innovation.

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Basis for German National Garden Show BUGA 2019
10/11/15
Basis for German National Garden Show BUGA 2019

Since early this year, machines supplied by the Wirtgen Group have been stabilizing the entire site. These include two Wirtgen tractor-towed soil stabilizers WS 250, a Hamm H 20i compactor and a Streumaster binding agent spreader SW 16 TC.

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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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Innovation: Wirtgen Surface Miners detect more and extract more
9/15/15
Innovation: Wirtgen Surface Miners detect more and extract more

The cutting drum is fitted with fewer cutters than the standard drum working in windrow mode. This cuts tool consumption.

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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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Wirtgen W 210i: A good grip on the TT Circuit Assen
7/20/15
Wirtgen W 210i: A good grip on the TT Circuit Assen

It was a classical application for super-fine milling and GMS, a specialist in this domain, once again opted to use this established technology from market leader Wirtgen.

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Wirtgen Group technologies take Brazil by storm
6/28/15
Wirtgen Group technologies take Brazil by storm

Structural repairs have been carried out on a 35-km section – the stretch between the 11 and 46 kilometre marks – which extends from São Paulo in an easterly direction.

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United Kingdom: SP 25i slipform paver masters a very special job
6/2/15
United Kingdom: SP 25i slipform paver masters a very special job

In this respect, Wirtgen GmbH offers its customers appropriate solutions for every application, including such unconventional and unique jobs as the M6 project.

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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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Versatility is the name of the game
4/19/15
Versatility is the name of the game

A small machine with a big impact: That sums up the new W 35 Ri.

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Leadership through passion: W 100 CFi is the culmination of the new generation of small milling machines
4/19/15
Leadership through passion: W 100 CFi is the culmination of the new generation of small milling machines

The flexibility and excellent performance of the W 100 CFi are assured by a number of other clever solutions for milling and loading.

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Rich salt harves
1/15/15
Rich salt harves

The 2200 SM harvests an average 895 t/h of salt at diesel consumption rates of only 0.12 l / t respectively.

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Marking a first in Italy: Wirtgen Cold Recycler and Soil Stabilizer WR 250 rehabilitating A4
1/15/15
Marking a first in Italy: Wirtgen Cold Recycler and Soil Stabilizer WR 250 rehabilitating A4

The first WR 250 delivered to Italy was put to work on the A4 Turin-Trieste highway, one of the busiest roads in Europe, and it turned out to be exceptionally productive.

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Unbeatably versatile
1/15/15
Unbeatably versatile

By supplying the 3800 CR as a rear loader, Wirtgen offers an efficient and flexible solution for in-situ cold recycling. However as a front loader the 3800 CR also excels as a high-performance cold milling machine.

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Wirtgen technology in Brazil – Slipform paver SP 850 modernizes motorway in Fortaleza
1/14/15
Wirtgen technology in Brazil – Slipform paver SP 850 modernizes motorway in Fortaleza

Galvão Engenharia chose a Wirtgen slipform paver SP 850 to meet the project requirements.

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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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Clearing the way in rocky terrain
2/6/14
Clearing the way in rocky terrain

When developing the Chisholm Trail Parkway in the US State of Texas, they are used for routing work and reliably bite their way through hard rock.

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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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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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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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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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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 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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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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Recycling in the megacity environmental protection in São Paulo
8/30/12
Recycling in the megacity environmental protection in São Paulo

The Avenida Sapopemba is the busiest road in São Paulo and one of the country’s main traffic routes. It has now been rehabilitated, making economical use of resources. In operation: the KMA 220.

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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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Competitive Edge Thanks to SprayJet Technology
Competitive Edge Thanks to SprayJet Technology

Spanish pioneer in the paving of thin overlays does itself proud in a project to rehabilitate a surface course in Tarragona.

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Camps Bay Drive in Cape Town
Camps Bay Drive in Cape Town

The key role was played by Wirtgen cold recycling technologies. In action: the mobile cold recycling mixing plant KMA 200.

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Unbeatable versatile: Wirtgen 3800 CR – Cold recycler and high-performance cold milling machine
Unbeatable versatile: Wirtgen 3800 CR – Cold recycler and high-performance cold milling machine

By supplying the 3800 CR as a rear loader, Wirtgen not only offers an efficient and flexible solution for in-situ cold recycling: the 3800 CR also excels as a high-performance cold milling machine.

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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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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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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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When It Comes to Asphalt Recycling, It’s All about the Perfect Process Chain
When It Comes to Asphalt Recycling, It’s All about the Perfect Process Chain

In order to turn aggregates and bitumen into asphalt for road construction, a thermal mixing process is needed

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