Industry Resources

Industry Resources

Resources outside of our website that can be helpful to you and your business.

Equipment

Star Seal of Ohio
Manufactures driveway sealing products for local distribution and for local contractors. Some equipment we are involved in are storage tanks (300 - 20,000 gallon- vertical or horizontal), agitation systems, pumping systems, portable spray equipment, and more. We supply the equipment you need for your rigs and distribution support. Star Seal of Ohio is very customer oriented and are always happy to find answers and solutions to your business needs.

Star Seal of Florida 
We carry a line of "Supporting" equipment in the Sealcoating & Striping Industry.

Pavement Coatings, Inc. 
Pavement Coatings, Inc. equipment division specializes in 300 & 550 gallon skid-mounted spray units with hand agitation or motorized agitation. Also, we manufacture a portable spray pump which is used with any size tank, drums, or other sealer source. Finally, PCI constructs 6000 gallon bulk storage tanks with full sweep hydraulic agitation and 3" gear pump and plumbing. Visit our website www.pavecoat.com for pictures and information. Pavement Coatings, Inc. is a S.T.A.R., Inc. affiliate.  Please visit their equipment page.

Good Seal Products Corp.
Good Seal Products offer mobile or skid mounted spray units to meet the needs of today's seal coating customers.  There are several different options available including: various sizes from 300 gallon up to 1,500 gallon capacity, hand, air or powered agitation, pumping and spray systems.  Equipment is readily available for purchase or lease.  Good Seal Products Corp. is a S.T.A.R., Inc. affiliate.  Please visit their equipment page.

Graco
As the industry leader, Graco Inc. offers a complete product line specifically designed for the professional painting contractor. From airless sprayers to line stripers, Graco products are known for their quality, warranty and performance features.

Billy Goat Industries
Billy Goat is the premier manufacturer of commercial grade outdoor power equipment used in debris management. They design and produce industrial strength machinery, including leaf and litter vacuums, wheeled blowers, walk-behind brush cutters, truck loaders, and power rakes.

Magazines

Pavement Magazine Online
Pavement is the industries leading magazine for asphalt paving and maintenance contractors and manufacturers and distributors of all industry related products. This site/magazine is a must for any asphalt-related business.

Equipment World Online Magazine
Equipment World’s web site is the answer to all of your equipment needs. Featuring news, calendars and product introductions.

ForConstructionPros.com
Commercial construction professionals will find everything from construction news to construction management information to the latest on construction ...

Paveman Pro
Paveman Pro is the web's best pavement maintenance resource. Contractor's can discover educational guides, articles, discussion forums, a supplier locater, and much more.

Tradeshows

NPE Tradeshow
Register online for the only tradeshow and seminar program devoted to the specialized field of pavement maintenance and reconstruction equipment, materials, application techniques, and business practices, NPE is also the No. 1 place to learn about industry trends, as well as to see and buy the latest innovations.

World of Asphalt
World of Asphalt offers countless ways to help make your operation more cost-effective, efficient and profitable. View the current exhibitor directory and the many education opportunities.

Associations

Asphalt Institute
The Asphalt Institute is a U.S. based association of international petroleum asphalt producers, manufacturers, and affiliated businesses. The Asphalt Institute’s mission is to promote the use, benefits and quality performance of petroleum asphalt, through engineering, research and educational activities and through the resolution of issues affecting the industry.

National Asphalt Pavement Association
N.A.P.A. is an association for the asphalt industry. Their site contains industry resources, news, press releases, publications, videos and other related topics.

Asphalt Sealcoat Manufacturers Association
A.S.M.A. is an association of seal coat manufacturers. They were first organized in 1992 as an association of California manufacturers. It has now expanded to include the entire U.S. The objective of the association is to advance the seal coat industry.

Pavement Coating Technology Council
P.C.T.C. is a joint enterprise of industry and the University of Nevada, Reno. The mission of the center is to provide opportunities for dialogue, education, advancement, and improvement of all aspects of the pavement coating industry through meetings, research and development, training, seminars, communications, publications, and other programs and activities.

THE TRUTH about Refined Tar
This site was created to provide information about Refined Tar Based Pavement Sealers. Since 2003 to the present, The City of Austin, TX and The United States Geographical Survey (USGS) have been highly visible with the findings of their studies, and therefore spreading incorrect information about Refined Tar Based Pavement Sealers.

Refined Tar Sealers & PAH's

TECHNICAL AND SCIENTIFIC FACTS IN OPPOSITION TO AUSTIN BAN OF REFINED TAR SEALERS (7mb .ppt)

Neutrogena's Comment
Neutrogena Corporation's Comments on Scientific Issues Raised by the Occupational Knowledge International Petition, FDA Docket No. 00P-1210/CPI.

Pavement Coatings Technology Council - PAH FACT SHEET

Pavement Coatings Technology Council on MSNBC - Article - Jan., 14, 2010

Texas Commission Environmental Quality

Texas US EPA