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Duval Asphalt could not be more excited to have partnered with Bobby White, the Basketball Cop Foundation, the Jacksonville Sheriff’s Office, and Celebration Church

Cox Media Group Radio Hosts Pave on Duval Asphalt’s Paving Crew Following Annual Careathon

The 2022 Child Cancer Fund 8th annual Careathon was bigger and more successful than ever this year! More volunteers, more supporters, more outreach and more dollars donated. The goal was to raise $300,000. At the end of the 13-hour day, Friday, August 12th, over $285,000 was pledged. Carla Montgomery, Executive Director of the Child Cancer …

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EZ Street Bagging Robot at Duval Asphalt

Duval Asphalt Uses Robot for EZ Street® Cold Mix Bagging Process

Most people have heard of Roomba, the robot vacuum. Maybe you’ve heard of Spot, the robot that navigates terrain or Aibo, the robotic dog companion. Have you heard of Lucy? She is the EZ Street® Cold Mix bagging robot at Duval Asphalt and has significantly helped the team members since she was “hired” three years …

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Duval Asphalt Safety Committee Wraps Up Q1 and Looks to Q2

Duval Asphalt closed out the first quarter with a Safety Committee lunch. In attendance were members from the field crews, maintenance shop, plant operations, office staff and the ATS quality control team. All fifteen committee members were present, so each area and department of the company was represented. In daily operations, each department focuses on its …

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Duval asphalt employees at forklift training

Duval Asphalt Employees Complete Forklift Training Course

Recently over 20 members of Duval Asphalt’s team completed Powered Industrial Truck (PIT) training at the Philips Highway location. Participants were all employees who drive and operate a fork truck on the job. It is Duval Asphalt’s policy to maintain and enforce this PIT training and inspection program. Its purpose is to reduce risk and …

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Asphalt Contractor Paving Airport Job with Rainbow

Applying FAA Asphalt Specification Updates to Fernandina Municipal Airport Job

(Read coverage of this project, “City of Fernandina Beach Re-Opens Runway 4-22 Ahead of Schedule and Below Budget,” on the Fernandina Observer website!) The newest revision of the Advisory Circle (AC) 150/5370-10H “Standard Specifications for Construction of Airports” was released in December 2018.  Duval Asphalt Products, Inc. and Asphalt Testing Solutions & Engineering, LLC (ATS) …

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Women of Asphalt announces membership milestone. Marsha Johnson, Duval Asphalt Project Manager, was the 1,000th member to join WoA.

Marsha Johnson 1,000th member of Women of Asphalt

WOMEN OF ASPHALT REACHES MEMBERSHIP MILESTONE 1,000th Member Joins WofA ORANGE PARK, Florida —Women of Asphalt® (WofA) is excited to welcome its 1,000th member. On September 16, Marsha Johnson clicked the “join now” button and earned this noteworthy distinction. Since its launch in 2017, WofA has actively grown from its five founding members to the …

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Careathon Thank You

2020 Careathon: Thank you for your generosity

$203,000 raised for local pediatric cancer families $203,000 was raised for local pediatric cancer families, despite concerns surrounding COVID-19 and a drastically different format.  With the partnership of all seven Cox Media Group radio stations in Jacksonville, and a week-long event, NE Florida stepped up in a huge way!  Thank you Cox Media and all …

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