in the mix
The Orlando Paving Company facility in Winter Garden is equipped with a six-compartment cold-feed
system to supply virgin aggregate to the dryer/mixer, and a two-compartment feed system to handle
reclaimed asphalt pavement.
According to Roberts, the plant The market area being served feed system for virgin aggregates
did quite well in its first season of by East Coast Paving’s new HMA and a separate two-compartment
operation. “That is really the best facility is mainly in south Florida, feed system for RAP.
part of the story,” says Roberts. “It within about a 60-mile radius of Finished mixes are stored in an
has had a positive impact on that West Palm Beach. “We are currently Astec 600-ton New Generation Stor-
division’s ability to provide service running two paving crews here,” age System that consists of three
to their customers.” Kanaday says. 200-ton silos with electric blanket
Mike Kanaday, manager of East East Coast Paving’s new fac