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2021 Preliminary Agenda

Southeastern Asphalt User Producer Group
2021 Preliminary Meeting Agenda
ALL TIMES LISTED ARE EASTERN STANDARD TIME
November 16-18, 2021

Crowne Plaza Knoxville
Reservations: (865) 522-2600
Group Code: SEA
Link To Crowne Plaza Online Reservations

Tuesday, November 16 - Pre-Function Meetings

9:00-10:00 AM Aggregate Task Group
Alicia Brooks - Luck Stone Corp.
10:00-11:00
Binder Task Group
John Christensen - Nalco Water
11:00 - Noon
SE SUPERPAVE Center Meeting
Nam Tran, Ph.D. - NCAT

LUNCH ON OWN / GENERAL SESSION BEGINS AT 1:00 PM (EST)
SESSION I: OUTLOOK

Tuesday, November 16
WELCOME / OPENING REMARKS
1:30 - 2:00 PM
AC / Oil Market Outlook
John Christensen
Nalco Water
2:00 - 2:30
Values Based Leadership Approach
Dr. Tom Epperson
Luck Stone Corp
2:30 - 3:00
Work Zone Safety Systems
Chris May
CRH
3:00 - 3:30
Break


SESSION II: SEAUPG REGIONAL UPDATES
3:30 -4:00 PM
CENTRAL REGION UPDATE (AL, FL, GA, KY & TN)
Jacob Walker, P.E. - Georgia DOT
4:00 - 4:30
EAST REGION UPDATE (NC, SC, VA, WV)
4:30 - 5:00 WEST REGION UPDATE (AR, LA, MS, OK & TX)
Cass Coon, P.E. - Mississippi DOT
5:00
Closing comments / Adjourn
6:00 - 8:00
Our Members Sponsored
Opening Reception in Exhibit Area (current exhibitors & sponsors)
SESSION III: ASPHALT BINDER ISSUES

Wednesday, November 17, 2021
Registration Desk Open
7:30-8:15 AM Continental Breakfast
All Times are Eastern Standard Time
8:30 - 9:00 AM
NCHRP 20-44(19): Implementation of Proposed AASHTO Standards
Mike Anderson
Asphalt Institute
9:00 - 9:30
DeltaTc Binder Parameter Implementation in Oklahoma DOT
Kevin Suitor, Asphalt Manager
Oklahoma DOT
9:30 - 10:00
Low Temperature DSR Testing (Replacing BBR)
Dr. Samuel Cooper, III
LTRC / LADOTD
10:00 - 10:30 Break & Exhibits

SESSION IV:

ASPHALT PAVEMENT RESILIENCE & STABILITY

10:30 - 11:00 What Does it Take to be Resilient?
Dr. Ben Bower
NCAT
11:00 - 11:30
Plastic in Asphalt-State of the National Research
Richard Willis
Asphalt Pavements
11:30 - Noon
Long Term Performance of WMA & CRM -
Additives in Field Projects
12:00- 1:30 PM
LUNCH PROVIDED
SESSION V: INNOVATIVE SOLUTIONS TO IMPROVE REJUVENATORS
1:30- 2:00 PM AC Rejuvenator 101
Mike Anderson
Asphalt Institute

2:00- 2:30

Challenges for Rejuvenators at NCAT Test Track
Nam Tran, Ph.D.
NCAT
2:30 - 3:00 LTRC Study on Rejuvenators
Dr. Louay Mohammad
LSU / LTRC
3:00 - 3:30 Break & Exhibits
SESSION VI: INOVATIVE SOLUTIONS TO IMPROVE DURABILITY
3:30 - 4:00
OGFC & Next Gen of OGFC-Increasing Durability:
-NCHRP877, HiMA, Epoxy Modified Asphalt
4:00- 4:30
OGFC & Nex Gen of OGFC-Increasing Durability:
-Antisrip Research that lead to Specification Change
4:30- 5:00
Moisture Damage Predictability over Various Tests

5:00 PM Closing Announcements / Adjourn
SESSION VII:
CONSTRUCTION & SPECIFICATIONS

8:30 - 9:00 AM

Contractor Innovative Delivery Approach


Thursday, November 18
All Times are Eastern Standard Time
Continental Breakfast / Exhibits
9:00 - 9:30
Continuous Compaction assessment Using
Density Profiling System

9:30 - 10:00

FHWA - TOPS Programs
Dr. Tim Aschenbrener
FHWA

10:00 10:30
Break / Exhibits
SESSION VIII NCAT & FHWA BALANCED MIX DESIGN (BMD) TESTING
10:30 - 11:00
BMD Implementation Roadmap
Dr. Randy West, Director
NCAT
11:00 - 11:30
Georgia DOT Efforts on Implementing IDEAL-CT
Nam Tran, Ph.D
NCAT
11:30 - 12:00
BMD Implementation Project for WIsconsin DOT
Adam Taylor, P.E.
NCAT
12:00
Noon
Closing Remarks
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