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Federal Highway Administration / Publications / Focus / August 1997

Accelerating Infrastructure Innovations

Publication Number: FHWA-SA-97-026
Date: August 1997

SHRP Implementation Calendar

High-Performance Concrete Regional Showcase

August 18-20, 1997, Bellevue, WA

Speakers at the showcase will share information on the design and construction of high-performance concrete (HPC) projects. FHWA's concrete mobile laboratory will also be on display.

Contact: Bill Carr at Washington State DOT, 360-705-7802 (fax: 360-705-6889; email: bcarr@wsdot.wa.gov).

Second Annual Eastern Winter Road Maintenance Symposium and Equipment Expo

September 4, 1997, Hagerstown, MD

This event will feature the latest in winter maintenance techniques and an array of new products and equipment.

Contact: For information on registration, contact Richard Shelton at the Maryland State Highway Administration, 410-582-5535 (fax: 410-582-9862). For exhibitor information, contact Deborah Vocke at FHWA, 202-366-4855 (fax: 202-366-7909; email: deborah.vocke@fhwa.dot.gov).

Lead States Conference

September 4-5, 1997, St. Louis, MO

Contact: Haleem Tahir at AASHTO, 301-975-5275 (fax: 301-330-1956; email: htahir@nist.gov).

Methodology for Removal, Repair, Rehabilitation, and Protection of Concrete Structures and Physical Assessment of Reinforced Concrete Structures Showcase Workshops

September 15, 1997, South Dakota (1-day workshop)

October 20-23, 1997, Trenton, New Jersey

November 1997, Minnesota

This session, which combines two separate showcase workshops, will cover methods for evaluating, removing, protecting, and rehabilitating reinforced concrete bridge structures.

Contact: Donald Jackson at FHWA, 202-366-6770 (fax: 202-366-7909; email: donald.jackson@fhwa.dot.gov).

High-Performance Concrete for Bridges Showcase Workshop

September 22-23, 1997, Waterville Valley, NH

This workshop covers the advantages and disadvantages of high-performance concrete, mix proportioning, structural design considerations, and evaluation of bridge component performance.

Contact: Terry Halkyard at FHWA, 202-366-6765 (fax: 202-366-7909; email: terry.halkyard@fhwa.dot.gov).

High-Performance Rigid Pavement Open House

September 23, 1997, Wichita, KS

Sponsored by the Kansas, Iowa, and South Dakota departments of transportation, among others, this event features a tour of a high-performance concrete pavement project site.

Contact: Bill Jacobs at Kansas DOT, 913-291-3847 (fax: 913-296-2526; email: billj@dtmrc.wpo.state.ks.us).

Falling Weight Deflectometer Users Group Meeting

October 5-7, 1997, Myrtle Beach, SC

Contact: Doug Chalman at Texas DOT, 512-465-7653 (fax: 512-465-3681; email: dchalman@mailgw.dot.state.tx.us).

Rocky Mountain Asphalt User-Producer Group Annual Meeting

October 7-10, 1997, Reno, NV

Contact: Bob Rask at Asphalt Institute, 303-798-1950 (fax: 303-738-9627; email: rastamb@aol.com).

PCI/FHWA International Symposium on High-Performance Concrete

October 20-22, 1997, New Orleans, LA

This symposium will address the research, design, construction, performance, and benefits of high-performance concrete.

Contact: Precast/Prestressed Concrete Institute, 312-786-0300 (fax: 312-786-0353; email: info@pci.org).

Ninth Annual Road Profiler User Group Meeting

October 27-29, 1997, Overland Park, KS

The meeting will cover such topics as quantifying roughness measurements and using road profilers for urban data collection.

Contact: Andy Gisi at Kansas DOT, 913-291-3858 (fax: 913-296-2526; email: agisi@dt.mrc.wp.state.ks.us).

Fifth Annual United States Hot Mix Asphalt Conference and National Superpave Workshop

October 29-31, 1997, Phoenix, AZ

This conference will feature presentations on how the Superpave system is being used by State and local governments.

Contact: Jennifer Thornberry at the National Asphalt Pavement Association, 301-731-4748 (fax: 301-731-4621).

AASHTO Task Force on SHRP Implementation Meeting

November 14-15, 1997, Salt Lake City, UT

Contact: Bob Templeton at the Texas Department of Transportation, 512-305-9504 (fax: 512-463-0283; email: btemple@mailgw.dot.state.tx.us).

Southeastern Asphalt User-Producer Group Meeting

December 2-4, 1997, Williamsburg, VA

Contact: Doug Hanson at the Southeastern Superpave Regional Center (phone: 334-844-6240; fax: 334-844-6248; email: hansondi@eng.auburn.edu).

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