Tuesday General Sessions:

9:00 a.m. George W. McAuley Jr. PE, Deputy Secretary for Highway Administration, 2017 Program Results and 2018 Program Overview

10:30 a.m. Perpetual Pavement Award Presentation to PennDOT District 5-0

11:00 a.m. Gary R. Brown, PE, Environmental Regulation Update

1:15 p.m. NAPA Initiatives, J. Richard Willis PhD

2:15 p.m. PennDOT PWT Results, Steven Koser PE, PennDOT and Adam Ostinowsky PE, Urban Engineers, Inc

2:30 p.m. RAP Optimization Study, Ben Harlan, PennDOT, Christopher May, PE, PTOE, Gibson-Thomas Engineering

3:15 p.m. Use of Drones in Transportation, Colin Romberger, Dart Drones

3:45 p.m. PAPA Asphalt Pavement Quality Awards

4:15 p.m. PAPA Hot Topics, Gregory A. Harder PE, Gary Hoffman PE


Paving Breakout Session

8:00 a.m. Safety Committee – OSHA Silica Rule Implementation Lessons Learned –

  1. Johnny Kibblehouse (H&K) intros
  2. Matt Mileski/HRI,
  3. Dale Glacken/OSHA,
  4. Howard Marks/NAPA

9:15 a.m. Best Practices in Tack Coat - Application – Greg Harder/Asphalt Institute
10:00 a.m. eTicketing Pilot Projects – Jim Foringer/District 11
10:45 a.m. Innovation Showcase – Intelligent Compaction

     Hamm - Groff Tractor

     Volvo - Highway Equipment

     Caterpillar - Cleveland Bros.

Producer Breakout Session

8:00 a.m. LLAP Project Performance Tests Results – Jim Foringer/District 11
8:30 a.m. 2017 WMA Implementation – NCHRP 20-44(01 - Leslie McCarthy PhD, PE,/Villanova University
9:15 a.m. Variability of Ignition Furnace Correction Factors – NCHRP Report 847 –
Brian D. Prowell PhD, PE/AMS, LLC

10:00 a.m. SCB Cracking Performance Test Updates – Mansour Solaimanian PhD, PE