Job #524: U.S. Department of Transportation - Federal Highway Administration - Mobile Asphalt Technology Center


The Mobile Asphalt Laboratory Trailer will be used by FHWA to demonstrate new technologies on active project sites around the United States. The priority of the MATC program is to focus on assisting State highway agencies and their industry partners with their needs by providing technical assistance, guidance, and training materials to design, produce, and construct longer-lasting asphalt pavements.

Features Include:

  • Trailer dimensions: 53’L x 8.6’W x 13.5’H
  • Portable water system
  • Compressed air system
  • Full multi-sourced electrical system connects to shore power, generator or 12 volt solar system
  • Full width Palfinger liftgate with custom manufactured aluminum safety rail system and stairs
  • Hydraulic leveling system
  • Two 6-ton Marvair wall mount air conditioners
  • Various Lab equipment installed and mounted
  • Stainless steel countertops installed throughout trailer
  • Ethernet connection points in each room
  • Retractable awning
  • And much more

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