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November 25, 2019

Pre-wetting stockpiles minimizes total operating costs up to 40%:

• Transform ordinary salt stockpiles
into high performance

Pre-wetted stockpiles melt at lower temperatures which means the pre-treated rock salt is still working long after untreated salt has washed away.

• Reduce the amount of chemical needed for melting and removing hazardous winter snow and ice.

Liquid stays in the stockpile and sticks better wh...

September 21, 2019

All our clients know they can depend on Gee for the best Gee Quality Products and Expert Service year after year!

“Thank you for an excellent job at ISU this year… I know we are a challenging customer, we have a lot of events, issues, etc. that we need to try to satisfy and your crew is always willing to help in any way they can.”
--Les Lawson, Iowa State University, Facilities Planning & Management, Manager, Campus Services


July 31, 2019

A Road Comparison:

Two roads were paved in 2017.

The first Road was sealed with GSB-88® within a month or so of it being paved.

The second Road was paved, then left unsealed.

Both Roads were routinely checked for decay. 2 years later, the difference is impressive!

The first Road sealed with GSB-88® still looks Great, while the second Road, left unsealed, is showing clear signs of decay—the top coat is wearing away exposing loose...

July 3, 2019

Many of the National Park Service’s deferred maintenance issues could have been avoided with proper preventative attention.

"‘You can pay me now or pay me later,‘ says a 1970s oil-filter commercial, which advised spending on preventative auto care to avoid costly repairs later. The slogan is a good analogy for how the deferred maintenance backlog at America’s national parks has climbed to nearly $12 billion.

The mission of the...

May 29, 2019

It's a busy road construction season, and things can become unpredictable and messy quickly.

Now, adding the expense of clean-up; machines, additional crew and disposal all-combined—inflate the total job cost. And, there may not have been much wiggle room in the Budget!

But, with GSB-88® the amount of product you need to keep your Good Pavements in Good Condition is predictable and the results are quantifiable with EVERY easy...

April 30, 2019

You may hope this street is on this year’s “fix-it” list, but with dwindling budgets, other lengthy street repair and costly total reconstruction projects, this Poor Condition street might not have made the list!

How important should this be to you?

Extremely! In a 2016 report, the American Society of Civil Engineers stated, “Deteriorating conditions and performance impose costs on American house-holds and businesses in a num...

March 12, 2019

The Central Church of Christ in Cedar Rapids, IA, applied a GSB ® sealcoating product to its newly paved parking lot in 1978. The organization has followed the initial application with treatments of the same product every five years.
(Information for this article was provided by Asphalt Systems Inc., Salt Lake City, UT.)

Pavement Maintenance & Reconstruction: 03/01/19

What do Oregon’s Portland International Airport and Mulino...

February 28, 2019

Eden Prairie, Minnetonka, Bloomington, Burnsville, Golden Valley, White Bear Lake and Maple Grove have all filed identical suits against the companies they claim should pay for the costly cleanup of the polycyclic aromatic hydrocarbons (PAHs) that have polluted numerous storm water ponds and waterways in the southwestern suburbs.

The refined coal tar products, made from raw or crude coal tar, contain between 15 and 30 percent...

February 1, 2019

A group of Minnesota cities is suing several large chemical refiners over the contamination of hundreds of ponds caused by coal tar sealant sprayed on parking lots, driveways and playgrounds.

BURNSVILLE, Minn. (Iris Perez, FOX 9, 1/02/2019)

A lawsuit filed by seven Minnesota suburbs alleges seven manufacturers knowingly contributed to the contamination of hundreds, if not thousands, of state stormwater ponds by way of coal tar...

December 18, 2018

"We greatly look forward to continuing work with Gee Asphalt Inc. and would highly recommend them to any county interested in using their product."

This past summer the Berrien County Road Department contracted Gee Asphalt Inc. to treat approximately six miles of roadway with GSB-88®.

The BCRD had been searching for a product like this for several years to use as an alternative to our standard sealcoat process. After this tria...

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