By Richard Wilhelm
It has taken 28 years, but ASTM International member Dick Reaves is within a few hundred miles of running around the world. Reaves began running in January 1985 as a way of training for an adult soccer league. (Read More)
The Troxler PaveTracker Plus was chosen as one of Better Roads Magazine's 50 Top New Product Rollouts of 2004.
Electromagnetic pavement measurement
"The PaveTracker Plus, an electromagnetic sensing device from Troxler Electronic Laboratories, measures the dielectric constant of an asphalt pavement, slab, or specimen and relates that constant to the material's density. It can provide the user with a quick indication of pavement segregation, areas of low density and overall pavement uniformity. The device has added data storage, capability for up to 999 readings and/or projects, a 30-button keypad, a 4x20 LCD screen, a backlit display, rechargeable batteries, and telescoping handle."
from Better Roads December 2004, page 83