When it comes to driveway and parking lot contractors, the advantages of infrared are in cost savings and delivering superior results to facility managers and homeowners. For example, infrared heat is the ideal process to use for mating driveways to garage entrances, controlling smoothness and proper drainage.
Utility work is made for infrared processes. Utility joint repairs, manholes, tricky drainage areas, high spots, catch basins, grade control – all these types of custom work that are out of the range of the big paving trains are perfect candidates for infrared treatment.
The time for using old methods that fail every year is past. It is no longer acceptable to the driving public, or to transportation authorities to use flimsy repairs, ignoring things like asset management, sustainability, carbon emissions, noise pollution, recycling potential, highway safety or employee safety. Infrared addresses all these issues and others, like quality assurance and even attractive results. The process recycles the asphalt in place
The actual step-by-step process for pothole repair using a truck-mounted infrared pavement heater.