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Road Widener’s FH-R Material Placement Attachment Reduces Labor by 50%

Road Widener’s FH-R Material Placement Attachment Reduces Labor by 50% Road Widener LLC, a leading global manufacturer of road construction equipment, offers the patented FH-R material placement attachment, which provides contractors with 50% reduced labor at 1/5 of the cost of traditional self-propelled equipment. Additionally, the remote-controlled design of the attachment allows the operator of the host machine to control…

Roadbuilding Remastered

Roadbuilding Remastered Road repair projects are on the rise, but limited budgets require a reevaluation of methods and efficiency to ensure the available funds can stretch far enough. With crews facing a growing backlog of jobs, contractors are looking for ways to improve efficiency and get more done with the same amount of time and workers. Is your fleet up…
Offset Vibratory Roller Water Spray Bar

Road Widener Increases Versatility of Offset Vibratory Roller Attachment with New Accessory

Road Widener Increases Versatility of Offset Vibratory Roller Attachment with New Accessory Road Widener LLC., a leading manufacturer of innovative road construction equipment, now offers a spray bar system that increases the versatility of their patented Offset Vibratory Roller attachment. This accessory fits on all Offset Vibratory Roller attachments and aids in suppressing dust particles, compacting aggregates and preventing clumping…
Road Widener Expands Team

Road Widener LLC Expands Sales Coverage with Three New Managers

Road Widener LLC Expands Sales Coverage with Three New Managers Road Widener LLC, a leading manufacturer of innovative road and utility construction equipment, recently promoted Todd Dohnal to business development manager and appointed Jack Guebard and Rick Cuozzi as regional sales managers. Dohnal will focus on global sales while Guebard will serve the central United States and Cuozzi will cover…

Petersen Landscaping Testimonial

Petersen Landscaping Testimonial Petersen Landscaping has been using Road Widener’s FH-R material placement machine since September 2020. As a small contractor, this tool has helped my company take on demanding jobs that no one else wanted to touch — and do it profitably — all with a small crew. It’s a game-changer for my business. With a crew of three…
Road widener attachment with remote control

Case Study: Siskiyou Telephone Company

Case Study: Siskiyou Telephone Company Our telephone company has been serving western Siskiyou County, California’s telecommunications needs for 125 years, and were founded on a commitment to quality and safety. We first discovered Road Widener from an advertisement, which encouraged us to seek out alternative methods for our telephone and internet line trench backfilling applications. We worked with our local…
Road Widener compact track loader attachment

A Fork in the Road

A Fork in the Road During the peak of road repair season, having efficient tools that won’t strain other areas or compromise safety is important. Roadbuilding tasks have long been plagued with inefficient methods and extremely costly solutions. With the experience of roadbuilding in our background, we talked with other roadcrews about their pain points and incorporated our own experience…
Road Widener FH-R Side Paver Road Widener

Road Repair Contractors Achieve 90% Less Maintenance with Road Widener’s FH-R Attachment

Road Repair Contractors Achieve 90% Less Maintenance with Road Widener’s FH-R Attachment DELAFIELD, Wis. (June 28, 2021) — Road Widener LLC, a leading global manufacturer of road construction equipment, offers the patented FH-R shouldering and side paver attachment. The FH-R precisely dispenses topsoil, gravel, asphalt, limestone and more on roadways and shoulders — all with an attachment compatible with common…
ROMCO Equipment Co road widener

Case Study: ROMCO Equipment Co.

Case Study: ROMCO Equipment Co. ROMCO Equipment Co. has been working with Road Widener since 2016, and it has been nothing but a positive experience. We were promised a shouldering product that was durable and had a place in our market — true on both points. We’ve been in this business a long time and had only ever dealt with…
vibe roller - sloped shoulder compaction

Smooth Slopes

Smooth Slopes Crewmember safety is the highest priority in road construction. And with so many uncontrollable variables on a busy highway or narrow back road, a contractor shouldn’t be forced to further risk their crew’s safety by using poorly designed equipment. Traditional compaction machines are about as rigid as it gets. Every degree of slope is felt by operators as…
Road Widener LLC expands global coverage, announces the addition of Todd Dohnal as its regional sales representatives for eastern U.S. and Europe

Road Widener LLC Expands Global Sales Coverage, Appoints Two Regional Sales Representatives

Road Widener LLC Expands Global Sales Coverage, Appoints Two Regional Sales Representatives Road Widener LLC, a leading manufacturer of innovative road construction equipment, recently appointed Todd Dohnal and Jack Nate as regional sales managers, as the company focuses on expanding its direct sales coverage worldwide to better serve its customers. Dohnal will serve the eastern U.S. and Europe and Nate…
Offset Vibratory Roller

Road Widener Brings Heightened Safety to Road Crews with Offset Vibratory Roller Attachment

Road Widener Brings Heightened Safety to Road Crews with Offset Vibratory Roller Attachment Road Widener LLC., a leading manufacturer of innovative road construction equipment, offers the industry’s first Offset Vibratory Roller attachment. The attachment’s offset, patented design allows the host machine to drive safely on flat ground while compacting sloping shoulders, ditches and other hard-to-reach areas alongside the road, a…
Road Widener compact track loader attachment

The FH-R: Your Competitive Advantage

The FH-R: Your Competitive Advantage Let’s face it, road widening, aggregate placement, backfilling and other road construction tasks have always been messy, backbreaking operations. A lack of innovation has left road crews in the dust, relying heavily on large crews, big machines and a good dose of manual labor. As industry veterans ourselves, Road Widener has seen the effects of…
Jimbo Thompkins - Wagern CAT with Road Widener

Case Study: Wagner Equipment Co.

Case Study: Wagner Equipment Co. Our customers have high standards when it comes to equipment. Wagner Equipment Co. serves some of the largest asphalt contractors in Colorado’s metropolitan areas. They are in need of the latest in road construction and road repair equipment to keep their businesses running at peak efficiency. Road Widener’s shouldering machine is the first product of…
Colorado Public Works

Case Study: Colorado Public Works

Case Study: Colorado Public Works Commerce City, Colorado implemented a money-saving tactic, by purchasing a Road Widener. Having previously used a Motor Grader machine, Commerce City could only widen one mile per day. However, with the Road Widener, the city was able to complete up to two miles per day. READ THE FULL ARTICLE

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