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How Soon Should I Crackseal My Parking Lot After Winter?

Cracksealing Cracksealing your parking lot after a long, hard winter is essential for preserving the asphalt performance of your parking lot. Click to learn more about when is the appropriate time to begin cracksealing your parking lot after winter.

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Building Long-Standing Relationships Is Key: A Deeper Look at Bit Roads & Edina Parks & Recreation Projects

For more than a decade, Bituminous Roadways, Inc. has been awarded several City of Edina asphalt paving projects. Working together on multiple projects over the years builds a long-standing relationship, helps projects go smoothly, and allows open communication between project manager and customer.

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How Can Spring Thaw Affect Your Parking Lot

Snow melting, severe rainfall, and increased traffic are just a few of the signs that spring is just around the corner. Click here to learn how spring thaw can affect your asphalt parking lot, as well as find out some general asphalt maintenance tips.

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How to Apply for a Position With Bituminous Roadways, Inc.

At Bituminous Roadways, Inc. (BR), our quality and award-winning asphalt paving services can only be possible through the hard work and dedication of our committed employees. We consider our staff to be family, which is why we continue to offer our workers with the most competitive benefits and accommodating perks you’ll find within our industry.

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4 Reasons to Consider Working in the Trades

Security, availability, and accommodating; these are three of the primary traits commonly associated with working within the skilled trades industry. From roadway construction companies to asphalt repair projects, there are ample opportunities to not only be employed in the trades, but to gain lifelong experience and stability that will help you flourish in this field.

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Local Asphalt Contractor Celebrates 75 Years in Business

MENDOTA HEIGHTS, MINNESOTA – January 21, 2021 – Bituminous Roadways, Inc. (BR), a local asphalt contractor, will celebrate 75 years in business this year. With a humble beginning of a three-man crew in 1946 to more than 200 employees during the 2020 paving season, BR has much to celebrate.

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Bituminous Roadways Gives Back to the Community

While 2020 has brought significant challenges to companies across the globe, one local non-profit organization is trying to make the world a better place for kids with physical disabilities. Hope Fieldhouse broke ground in 2019 and started operating in 2020. It is a premier fitness facility with four gymnasiums, a fitness center, walking/running track, locker rooms and a café.

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What Happens to my Asphalt Project When It Rains?

Scheduling asphalt paving projects can be a puzzle. When Bituminous Roadways looks at the work coming in, we determine many different factors, including but not limited to:

  1. Does a job have a completion date included in the contract?
  2. What type of work is it? This could be pothole patching, cracksealing, excavating, paving or repairing/pouring concrete.
  3. How many different crews and equipment will be needed?

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Project Profile: Hennepin County Mill and Overlay

A significant part of the asphalt contracting business comes from work awarded through public bids. Many times, this is a school project, government project or perhaps a state funded roadway project. The bids are typically sealed, and the lowest bidder is awarded the project. When a county roadway project is awarded, in some cases, the project is managed by personnel from the public works department.

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You Have Puddles, How Can We Fix Them?

Whether your property has a parking lot, street access or a pathway, dealing with recurring puddles in the springtime and after a rainstorm can be an inconvenience. Not only is puddling an eyesore, but puddles can also increase safety hazards for anyone driving around the property.

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