This 2-day course is taught by engineers of the Asphalt Institute and provides an understanding of the basics of hot-mix asphalt – its composition and the importance of proper transporting, placement and compaction.
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2019 Bus Tour Photos and Powerpoints are available!
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PennDOT Field and Laboratory Testing Manual update now available.
From PennDOT LTS November 19, 2018 the following Notification has been received:
Due to a supplier request, the ability to select JMF Year “2019” to begin inputting and submitting Bituminous and Concrete 2019 JMFs will be active as of Tuesday, November 20, 2018.
Publication 351 (11-18), Bituminous or Asphalt Technician Certification Program, November 2018 Edition
The new edition of Publication 351 is now posted to PennDOT’s Internet Website
This new edition is effective immediately and includes changes regarding certification expiration dates.
(direct link: http://www.dot.state.pa.us/public/PubsForms/Publications/PUB%20351.pdf).
All Bituminous Field Technician and Bituminous Level 1 and Level 2 Plant Technician Initial Certifications will now be issued with a common month and day expiration date of April 30th. For Certification Renewals, the current varied month and day certification expiration dates will be transitioned to the common month and day expiration date of April 30th as they are renewed.
Asphalt Industry Gains Relief From Trucking Hours-of-Service Rules
FMCSA Grants NAPA Petition for Limited Regulatory Relief
read NAPA's News Release for details
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PennDOT has a webpage dedicated to current and completed Research Projects? A link is included on our PennDOT page. Or, click the image below for more info...
The PennDOT/PAPA recorded PWT Webinar is now available for viewing - CLICK HERE to access.