Stabilisation of an unsealed road with PolyCom Stabilising Aid in outback NSW. By blending PolyCom with the existing road materials, the council can improve the road pavement in a more cost-effective manner than importing new layers of quarry material. www.earthcoprojects.com.au
Driverless cars are starting to get smarter by the minute, but researchers are still endlessly tweaking to make them safer for the roads. Now, a new system called SegNet allows an autonomous vehicle to "see" its environment. SegNet identifies an image or a video pixel by pixel and classifies them in 12 different categories: Sky, Building, Pole, Road Marketing, Road, Pavement, Tree, Sign Symbol, Fence, Vehicle, Pedestrian and Bike.
The recent changes in UK legislation have been brought forward by the ever growing risks of flooding and with the continuing development of the country there is subsequently a growing area of impermeable surfacing from roads, pavements, roofs and buildings. The run off from this surfacing has put significant strain on what is already a struggling sewer network and also threatens to pollute our watercourses with increasing levels of heavy metals and hydrocarbons.
First a coat of liquid A/C is applied to the existing surface. This is accomplished by using a computer-controlled distributor truck equipped with spray bars, to apply an exact and consistent amount of liquid A/C, heated to the right temperature. Tar & chip, provides a beautiful rustic alternative to asphalt, with the look and feel of a country gravel road. #Pavement #chip_paving_installation #driveway