Amazing industrial machines which are used in road construction such as soil compactors motor graders signaling machines or huge paving machines.
These are the 10 most amazing road construction machines in the world.
It is a robust and reliable soil compactor that has been manufactured in Germany. It’s used in heavy earth compaction work to enable road construction on firm ground. It can change rollers to suit the type of soil and adjust its vibration frequency.
It measures 20 feet or 6 meters and has an operating weight of 11.3 tonnes. Its roller measures 7 feet or 2 meters wide by 5 feet or 1.5 meters in diameter. It has an engine with 150 horsepower and its traction system allows it to navigate difficult and inclined roads.
9. Kontur 700 TPK
It is a road painting machine made in Belarus that can work without an operator. It’s used to paint concrete or asphalt roads using thermoplastics and quick drying enamels.
It is equipped with sprayers on both sides and can paint lines up to 15 inches or 40 centimeters wide. It measures 19 feet or 5.7 meters weighs 3.5 tons and has space for two occupants. it has an engine with 84 horsepower and a fuel tank of 26 gallons or 100 liters.
It has a 92 gallon or 350 liters paint tank and can paint roads at a speed of three miles or five kilometers per hour
8. CAT 24M
It is a large high performance motor grader that has been made in the United States. It is used to level the ground in the construction of roads and ways for mining works. It works by scraping the ground with its blade and dragging the material to deposit it elsewhere
It measures 55 feet or 17 meters in length and weighs 73 tons. It has an engine with 535 horsepower and can reach a speed of 26 miles or 42 kilometers per hour
The blade is 24 feet or 7.3 meters long and can work at a depth of 21 inches or 55 centimeters.
7. WR 250
It is a soil recycling machine that has been manufactured in Germany. It is used to stabilize the soil in the construction of roads or highways. It works with a milling roller which can stabilize 130 000 square feet or 12 000 square meters of soil per day.
It measures 30 feet or 19 meters and weighs 30 tonnes. it has an engine with 770 horsepower and can work at a speed of 7.5 miles or 12 kilometers per hour.
It has a working width of 8.2 feet or 2.5 meters and a depth of 20 inches or 50 centimeters. This machine reduces construction time and resource consumption
It is a new generation concrete slip form paver that has been manufactured in the United States. It’s used for different jobs such as curb construction or road barrier.
It measures 20 feet or 6 meters in length and weighs 11.2 tonnes. It has an engine with 130 horsepower and can work at a maximum speed of 49 feet or 15 meters per minute.
It has a working width of 8.2 feet or 2.5 meters and its compact design allows it to easily be transported to different construction sites. This machine can handle tough jobs with simplicity and precision reducing construction time.
5. Commander III
It is a large size concrete slip form paver that has been made in the United States. It is used for the construction of road barriers curbs or sidewalks it
It has an engine with 114 horsepower and can work at a maximum speed of 36 feet or 11 meters per minute. It measures 30 feet or 9 meters in length and weighs 13.3 tonnes.
Its large size and hydraulic system allow it to build 6 feet or 1.8 meters high barriers. This machine can build road barriers reducing construction time and traffic disruption
4. GP4 Slipform Paver
It is a huge concrete slip form paver that has been made in the United States. It is designed to spread concrete evenly and in a single pass on large construction projects.
It is used for the construction of roads that require high quality in their completion such as motorways or airport runways. It has an easy to operate control panel and intelligent diagnostic and positioning systems.
It can pave up to 40 feet or 12 meters wide and at a speed of 20 feet or 6 meters per minute. It has a weight of 40 tons and its external measurement is adapted for each job.
3. P6870D ABG
it is a new generation small compact paver that has been manufactured in Sweden. It is highly maneuverable and is designed to be used on highways or city streets
it can pave roads with a width of up to 30 feet or 9 meters and has a throughput of up to 700 tonnes per hour. it measures 21 feet or 6.4 meters in length and has a weight of 14 tonnes.
it is powered by a 175-horsepower diesel engine and can travel at a speed of 12 miles or 20 kilometers per hour. it has a hopper with 13 tons of capacity and can asphalt for 10 hours without interruption.
2. MT 3000-2i
It is a high-performance oscillating belt material feeder that has been manufactured in Germany. It is designed to provide a high flow of homogeneous material in different applications.
it measures 50 feet or 14.3 meters in length including the conveyor belt and weighs 25 tonnes. it has a 215-horsepower motor and can continuously feed a paver machine.
It has a complete control panel with multiple functions and laser measurement systems. It works by preparing the material in its hopper and transporting it to the paver machine through its oscillating belt.
1. SUPER 3000-2
It is a large asphalt paver machine that has been made in Germany. It is designed to carry out large road construction projects reducing labor time. It works by compacting and spreading the material evenly leaving the finished road in a single pass.
It measures 23 feet or 7 meters in length and weighs 32 tonnes. it has an engine with 400 horsepower and can reach a paved performance of up to 1600 tons per hour. It works together with the material feeder and can pave roads up to 52 feet or 16 meters wide.