Pros and Cons of Triaxle and Quadaxle Dump Trucks

Daniel CrowleyAggregate, Dump Trucks

When it comes to choosing a dump truck for a construction project, one of the key decisions that must be made is whether to use a triaxle or quadaxle truck. Both types of trucks have their own advantages and disadvantages, and the right choice will depend on the specific requirements of the project. In this blog post, we will take … Read More

Different Types of Aggregate Testing

Daniel CrowleyAggregate, aggregate testing, Gravel, Riprap

Aggregate is a key component of many construction materials, including concrete, asphalt, and mortar. In order for these materials to be effective, the aggregate must be of high quality and meet certain standards. In order to ensure that the aggregate used in a project is of the required quality, a variety of tests are typically performed to evaluate its physical … Read More

Different Uses of Riprap

Daniel CrowleyAggregate, Riprap

Rip rap, also known as rock armor or rock riprap, is a type of rock that is used in a variety of applications. It is characterized by its large, irregular pieces of rock, which are typically used to create a protective barrier or to provide stability to a slope or other structure. In this blog post, we will take a … Read More

Best Types of Aggregate for Compaction

Daniel CrowleyAggregate, Gravel

When it comes to compacting materials for construction projects, not all aggregates are created equal. Some types of aggregate are more suitable for compaction than others, and choosing the right one can have a significant impact on the success of the project. In this blog post, we will take a closer look at which type of aggregate is best for … Read More

10 of the Most Common Types of Aggregate

crowleyholdingsAggregate, Gravel

Aggregate, also known as crushed stone or gravel, is a crucial component of many construction and landscaping projects. It is a versatile material that can be used for a variety of purposes, including creating roads, foundations, and concrete. There are many different types of aggregate, each with its own unique properties and uses. In this blog, we will discuss 10 … Read More