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Newly developed products and technologies, exciting applications on job sites around the globe, worldwide trade shows — discover what is currently happening in the world of the WIRTGEN GROUP.

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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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German technology for the Chinese market
1/1/18
German technology for the Chinese market

With the latest highlights W 195 and W 205 Wirtgen adds two machine models to the W 215 and thus completes its new large milling machine series for the Asian market.

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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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Constantly above average
Constantly above average

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

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

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

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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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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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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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Professional natural stone processing
Professional natural stone processing

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

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SP 15i Illinois
SP 15i Illinois

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

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

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

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Bundesgartenschau 2019 in Heilbronn
Bundesgartenschau 2019 in Heilbronn

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

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More Coal for Customers
More Coal for Customers

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

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Safe Bauxite Mining in Guinea
Safe Bauxite Mining in Guinea

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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