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Publication Number: FHWA-SA-97-026
Date: August 1997
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: firstname.lastname@example.org).
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: email@example.com).
Lead States Conference
September 4-5, 1997, St. Louis, MO
Contact: Haleem Tahir at AASHTO, 301-975-5275 (fax: 301-330-1956; email: firstname.lastname@example.org).
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: email@example.com).
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: firstname.lastname@example.org).
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: email@example.com).
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: firstname.lastname@example.org).
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: email@example.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: firstname.lastname@example.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: email@example.com).
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: firstname.lastname@example.org).
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: email@example.com).