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2017 Preliminary Agenda

Southeastern Asphalt User Producer Group
2017 Preliminary Meeting Agenda
Meeting Forms & Hotel Information
November 14-16, 2017

Omni Jacksonville Hotel
Reservations: 904-355-6664


Tuesday, November 14 - Pre-Function Meetings

8:00 - 9:45 AM SE SUPERPAVE Center Meeting
-Donald Watson, NCAT
10:00 - 11:45
Binder Task Group
-Donald Siler, Marathon Petroleum Co.
11:45 - 1:00
LUNCH ON OWN / GENERAL SESSION BEGINS AT 1:00 PM
SESSION I: OUTLOOK
Moderator: Wayne Rilko, SEAUPG Chairman


Tuesday, November 14
WELCOME / OPENING REMARKS
Florida Department of Transportation

1:15 - 1:45
APA LLCA PEC Presentation
-Amy Miller, National Director- Asphalt Pavement Alliance
1:45 - 2:15
Transportation Performance Management
- Chris Wagner, P.E. - FHWA
2:15 - 2:45
Perpetual Pavement Awards Prevalent to the South East
-Amy Miller, National Director - Asphalt Pavement Alliance
2:45 - 3:15
Break


SESSION II: SEAUPG REGIONAL UPDATES
Moderator: Matthew Chandler, P.E., Tennessee DOT
3:15 - 4:45
CENTRAL REGION UPDATE (AL, FL, GA, KY & TN)
- Gregory Sholar, P.E.- Florida DOT

EAST REGION UPDATE (NC, SC, VA, WV)
-Cliff Selkinghaus - South Carolina DOT
  WEST REGION UPDATE (AR, LA, MS, OK & TX)
-Cassidy Coon, P.E. - Mississippi DOT

Closing comments / Adjourn
6:00 - 8:00 Member Sponsored Opening Night Reception in Exhibit Area
SESSION III: QUALITY CONSTRUCTION INSTRUCTION
Moderator: Chad Hawkins, P.E., South Carolina DOT

Wednesday, November 15
8:15 - 9:15 AM
Agency, Industry & University Partnerships: Workforce Development and Implementable Solutions
-Dr. Isaac Howard - Mississippi State University
9:15 - 9:45
Panel Discussion of Workforce Development
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Agency / Industry / University

 
9:45 - 10:15 Break & Exhibits

SESSION IV:

BINDERS
Moderator: John Christensen, Pelican Asphalt

10:15 - 10:45 DeltaTc and its Relationship to Pavement Performance
-Gerry Reinke - Mathy Construction
10:45 - 11:15
Mechanistic Evaluation of Asphalt Binders Containing REOB
-Samuel Cooper, III, P.E. - LADOTD / LTRC
11:15 - 11:45
Comparison of Binder Aging Tests to Actual Field Aging
-Fan Yin, Postdoctoral Researcher - NCAT
11:45 - 1:30 PM
LUNCH PROVIDED
SESSION V: PERFORMANCE TESTING
Moderator: Robert Lee, P.E. - Texas DOT
1:30 - 2:00 PM Evaluation of Various Hamburg Wheel Tracking Devices
& AASHTO T324 Specification for Rutting Testing of Asphalt Mixtures
-Dr. Louay Mohammad - LSU / LTRC

2:00 - 2:30

Performance Related Specifications:Integration of the AMPT
-David Mensching, Ph.D. - FHWA
2:30 - 3:00
Florida DOT Heavy Vehicle Simulator (HVS)
-Wayne Allick, Jr.,P.E.- Florida DOT
3:00 - 3:30 PM Break & Exhibits
SESSION VI: MIX & PAVEMENT DESIGN
Moderator: Gary Fitts, P.E.-Shell
3:30 - 4:00
PerRoad or PaveXpress Implementation with Local Municipalities
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Jayson Jordan - SCAPA
4:00- 4:30
Balanced Mix Design - A Formula for Success
-Shane Buchanan, Asphalt Performance Mgr. - Oldcastle Materials
4:30- 5:00
Top-Down Cracking Resistance of Asphalt Mixtures
-Dr. Rey Roque - University of Florida Transportation Institute
5:00 PM Closing Announcements / Adjourn
SESSION VII NCAT UPDATES
Moderator: Don Watson, NCAT / SE Superpave Center
8:15 - 8:45 AM

Preview of 2015 Track Findings
-Buzz Powell - NCAT Test Track


Thursday, November 16
Continental Breakfast / Exhibits
8:45 - 9:15
Update on 2018 Track Development
-Dr. Randy West, Director - NCAT
9:15- 9:45
Pavement Preservation Group Study Findings
-Adriana Vargas, Assistant Research Professor - NCAT
9:45 - 10:15
Break / Exhibits
SESSION VIII CONSTRUCTION
Moderator: Jim Warren, Executive Director, ACAF
10:15- 10:45
AI Tack Coat NCHRP Synthesis
-Danny Gierhart, P.E. - Asphalt Institute
10:45 - 11:15
Reduced Tracking Tack
-Bryan Wilson, TTI
11:15 - 11:45
MAC Development-FDOT & Industry Perspective
-Susan Musselman, MAC Mgr.-Florida DOT
-Tanya Nash, P.E., Client Service Mgr.- PRI Asphalt Technologies
  Introduction of 2018 Chairman / Closing Remarks

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