Skip to menu
Skip to content
Duval Asphalt Logo
(904) 296-2020

Asphalt Talk

Why has my project been delayed?

It rained this morning, so what?  Why can’t you still work on my job?! The truth is, there are many things that can cause a delay in your pavement or pavement maintenance project.  Weather, being just one.  Here are some examples of weather reasons your job could be delayed: Rain:  Why can’t you pave in…

Read More...
 

Did you know Sealcoat has a Season?

It is hard to believe that this time of year has arrived already – the days are growing shorter, the temperatures are dropping lower, and before we know it, the holidays will be upon us! It is also the time of year when we shut down our sealcoat operation for the season (roughly early November…

Read More...
 

Puddles Be Gone! (Have You Heard of Porous Asphalt?)

Porous asphalt solves Jacksonville parking lot water drainage issues. It’s Jacksonville, Florida. In June. It’s just rained buckets and you are sitting in your car in the parking lot. The parking lot full of rain… and you are wearing your new leather shoes. This parking lot has drainage basins, but the 1” deep water is…

Read More...
 

Did you know Duval Asphalt offers grading services?

$2,500* per day flat rate or $1.85/SY – Finish Grade Parking Lot $1.40/SY – Finish Grade Roadway $1.25/SY – Cut Sub-Grade & Spread rock *Mobilization Fee: $800 *Projects under 5,000/SY are flat rate fee Benefits of Grading / Paving Packages – Eliminates Asphalt Over-runs – Eliminates Cross Slope Issues – Minimizes Arguing Points

Read More...
 

Duval Asphalt NOW offers Construction Roll-off Containers!

Do You Need a Roll-Off Container? Duval Asphalt now maintains a fleet of 20-yard roll-off containers for the disposal of the following materials: CLEAN Asphalt CLEAN Dirt CLEAN Concrete CLEAN Limerock   * Any materials other than the allowable items listed above will be charged a trip fee to the landfill of $150, plus a…

Read More...
 

Don’t be fooled… Know your asphalt contractor!

It happens every year, a new no-name asphalt paving and maintenance company comes to Jacksonville. Some of these asphalt businesses are local start-ups, some are travelers looking for work during the harsh winter months when street paving is impossible in the northern states. Many of these people are honest, hard-working individuals just trying to make a…

Read More...
 

Inner City Ministries of Jacksonville

Duval Asphalt – asphalt, sealcoat, and paving company in Jacksonville donates to Inner City Ministries of Jacksonville Duval Asphalt was pleased to have the opportunity to donate 500 backpacks to Inner City Ministries of Jacksonville for their Back-to-School drive. The backpacks were filled with supplies like notebooks, paper, pencils, pens, crayons, rulers, scissors, markers, folders,…

Read More...
 

Duval Asphalt Supports MS Mud Run Jacksonville

Jacksonville Asphalt Manufacturing Plant Supports MS Mud Run The MS Mud Run Jacksonville is a 10K, military-style obstacle course race, the majority of which is covered in mud. Duval Asphalt was proud to support this year’s MS Mud Run. What began with three teams of runners and providing our entertainment rig for on-site food and…

Read More...
 

Cold Mix Asphalt Used for Emergency Pothole Repair

Emergency repair crew in Orlando uses cold mix asphalt to repair massive pothole damaging I-4 traffic in less than one hour! On July 27, 2010, a giant pothole opened up on Interstate 4, in the heart of Orlando, during the morning rush hour. This pothole, reportedly more than 18 inches in length, caused damage to…

Read More...
 

Duval Asphalt Competes in Jacksonville Grand Prix to benefit Spina Bifida

Duval Asphalt was just one of twenty-two teams that went wheel-to-wheel March 27th at the 8th Annual Jacksonville Grand Prix to Benefit Spina Bifida. Teams pay $1,685 each to race and lap sponsorships are sold to area businesses. In addition to competing, Duval Asphalt was a major sponsor and provided on-site refreshments, netting an additional…

Read More...
 

Jacksonville Asphalt Manufacturing Plant Supports American Cancer Society

Relay for Life 2009 – Southside and Mandarin Duval Asphalt, asphalt manufacturing plant in Jacksonville, was proud to sponsor two area Relays for Life to benefit the American Cancer Society. Our teams participated in an onsite fundraiser, selling kabobs, corn on the cob, and cold sodas. In all, we raised nearly $10,000 for the cause!

Read More...