Category: Education

Nature’s Farm Camp

B.J. SchlageterB.J. Schlageter / August 07, 2015

This 5 day and 4 night adventure happens on a gorgeous 50 acre farm and nature center in northwest Illinois (Orangeville, IL). Nature’s Farm Camp is an overnight summer camp where kids reconnect with food and nature kids grow, forage, cook, make, build, and explore. Nature’s Farm Camp is a program that aims to build…

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March to College Kick-off

B.J. SchlageterB.J. Schlageter / May 06, 2015

Rose Paving has always felt that supporting charities and reaching out to the community is extremely important. That is why, 18 months ago, we joined the initiatives of Center for Companies That Care that launched a ground-breaking student mentoring program, AIM High, to ensure that 100% of participating students will graduate from high school, enter…

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Industry Training at NPE

B.J. SchlageterB.J. Schlageter / February 04, 2015

Rose Paving is passionate about industry training and education! Recently, 19 of our employees traveled to Nashville, TN, for the National Pavement Expo. All participants received an average of 10 hours of training. There were seminars on sealcoating, crack sealing, and joint construction to the latest technologies in pavement repairs. Additional courses covered management topics…

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Rose Paving Company’s Pavement Maintenance Guide – 3rd Edition

B.J. SchlageterB.J. Schlageter / August 20, 2014

Rose Paving produced the S.C.A.L.E. (Seal coating, Crack sealing, Asphalt, Lot marking Evaluation) Guide back in 2007 to help explain the lifecycle of a parking lot including probable wear and tear along with maintenance techniques to maximize pavement condition. Now, with our 3rd Edition ready for release, we thought we would include a little bit…

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Solving Your Pavement Maintenance Concerns

B.J. SchlageterB.J. Schlageter / August 06, 2014

This time of year, many property owners and property managers need to evaluate their parking surfaces, due to environmental damage, general liabilities, and overall wear and tear.  If you or someone you know needs help in assessing the damage and learning more about how to address various issues on your property  – check out our…

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New White Paper Now Available

B.J. SchlageterB.J. Schlageter / June 11, 2014

No two parking lots are the same. Conditions such as original design/construction, traffic loads, and geographic location determine a parking lot’s rate of deterioration. To combat damaging conditions, ongoing maintenance is crucial.  In fact, it is the only way to prolong the safe usability of a parking lot. But, success of parking lot repairs is…

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One-on-One Mentoring

B.J. SchlageterB.J. Schlageter / March 26, 2014

While basketball is on the minds of many, Rose Paving is thinking about a different way to score through one-on-one mentoring.  The Philanthropy Committee at Rose Paving recently partnered with AIM High, a program of Center for Companies That Care, to serve as mentors to area high-school students.  The goal of AIM High is to…

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Is Your Parking Lot Legal?

B.J. SchlageterB.J. Schlageter / February 19, 2014

Parking lot compliance, according to the regulations set forth in the Americans with Disabilities Act (ADA), is more important now than ever before.  Not only is lack of compliant ADA parking designations or truncated warning domes, for example, considered a liability which may result in personal injury, but it is also in direct violation of…

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Super Events This Weekend

B.J. SchlageterB.J. Schlageter / January 30, 2014

We all know the big event on everyone’s mind this weekend is the Super Bowl.  Our Denver office staff is quite excited and ready for Peyton Manning and the Bronco’s to dominate the Seahawks!  But, before the game goes down, Rose Paving has some play action of our own at the CAI Illinois Conference &…

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Special Projects Division Facts: 8 Things You Didn’t Know…

B.J. SchlageterB.J. Schlageter / May 08, 2013

Our Trivia Series continues with a collection of fun facts about the Rose Paving  Special Projects Division, which offers parking lot design and new construction services. The Division is headed up by our Professional Engineer (P.E.) Larry Briar and he hails from Walnut, IL Unique parking lot design services offered include, but are not limited…

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