A few weeks after announcing the merger of Heatwurx and Dr. Pave, and the appointment of Dave Dworsky as chief executive officer, the innovative asphalt repair service repaired 30 sections of pavement on Dexter Street after an update to water pipes located under the roadway. Dr. Pave’s team completed the job over three days.
“The city is continuously looking for new and innovative ways to improve our utilities and minimize the impact those improvements have on our roads and local residents,” said Bassam Alzammar, Redlands water superintendent. “We worked with Dr. Pave to ensure that these repairs were handled quickly and the result would be permanent.”
Using patented Heatwurx technology, a crew of three men used infrared heat and asphalt processors to combine existing pavement with recycled materials to create a seamless, water-resistant, permanent repair – one that lasts longer than traditional asphalt repair.
According to Dworsky, Dr. Pave’s hot in-place recycling (HIR) method, which has a treatment life of six to 15 years, was used in the eco-friendly repairs to the Redlands road – a treatment that could benefit other municipalities, no matter what their repair needs.
“We look forward to helping municipalities and commercial property owners with Dr. Pave’s seamless repair process,” said Dworsky. “As we demonstrated in the city of Redlands, this method of repair stands above the rest, offering an incredibly quick, cost-effective and environmentally friendly solution to any problem. We expect to continue creating smoother drives for Southern California drivers and providing optimal repair services that deliver cost savings to local taxpayers.”
Headquartered in Colorado, HEATWURX is the premier developer of eco-friendly preservation and repair equipment designed to outperform alternative methods of pavement repair. As worldwide demand for sustainability continues to increase, HEATWURX is committed to providing superior solutions that reduce consumption of raw materials by re-using existing asphalt, extending the life of asphalt pavements, and decreasing the costs of recurring repairs. A leader in the pavement preservation industry, HEATWURX is proud to be identified by the Technology Implementation Group (TIG) of the American Association of State Highway and Transportation Officials (AASHTO) as an additionally selected technology. For more information, visit www.heatwurx.com or call 800.532.1279.
About Dr. Pave:
Dr. Pave offers asphalt restoration services, utilizing eco-friendly and innovative HEATWURX® asphalt repair technology. The HEATWURX® method provides increased durability for any asphalt road or parking lot at a much lower cost than traditional repair methods. Its infrared heating system reheats existing asphalt to allow cracks and holes to seamlessly fuse together. www.dr-pave.com