Astec Industries builds the equipment that moves America and the world from 'Rock to Road and Beyond. Its roads are America s arteries. They carry its commerce, take its to work each day, transport its back to places in its memories and forward into the future. These thoroughfares, more than 90 percent of which are paved with asphalt, make up a 2.3 million-mile network linking 290 million people who always seem to be on the move. Unfortunately, roads like its sewers, water mains and so much of the country s infrastructure are falling apart.