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Register Today for the 2024 Annual Concrete Pavement Workshop

Annual Concrete Pavement Workshop
February 29, 2024

DoubleTree by Hilton Denver
3203 Quebec Street (at MLK & Quebec), Denver, CO 80207

Don’t miss the annual concrete pavement workshop on Thursday, February 29, 2024, featuring a full day of education and discussion on all things concrete pavement!  The Excellence in Concrete Pavement Awards will also be presented.  The workshop will feature presentations by industry experts both locally and from across the country speaking about topics that impact concrete pavement construction. 

Registration, sponsorship & exhibitor information can be found on the workshop registration page.  Register by January 31st to get the early bird rate.

Thank you to our 2024 Workshop Sponsors!
(Sign up today to add your company’s name to the list)

Platinum
Castle Rock Construction Company
CEMEX
Concrete Works of Colorado
Flatiron
Fonte and Company
GCC
Holcim
Millstone Weber
Villalobos Concrete
WW Clyde – Great Plains Division

Gold
Chato’s Concrete
Faris Machinery
GOMACO
Mountain Cement

Silver
Chryso GCP
CR Minerals
4 Rivers Equipment
Master Builders Solutions
MAPEI Corporation
Municipal Government Pavement Engineers Council (MGPEC)
Power Curbers & Power Pavers
RockSol Consulting Group, Inc.
Wirtgen Group

Get ready to visit our 2024 Workshop Exhibitors!
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Colorado Barricade
Concrete Stabilization Technologies Inc.
Esch Construction Supply
Faris Machinery
Fonte and Company
4 Rivers Equipment
Hot Shot Supply
Power Curbers & Power Pavers

Media Sponsor
Colorado Public Works Journal

Additional Partners
Colorado Local Technical Assistance Program (LTAP)
Transportation & Construction Girl

 

2023 Excellence in Concrete Pavement Awards

It’s that time again!

The Colorado/Wyoming Chapter of ACPA would like to invite you to submit nominations for the 2023 Excellence in Concrete Pavement Awards.

These awards are given annually to concrete paving projects of exceptional quality and to recognize the owner, engineer, and contractor of each award winning project. All projects in Colorado and Wyoming completed and/or opened to traffic by December 31, 2023 are eligible  for consideration.

All project submittals must be completed on the National ACPA website, HERE.  If you do not already have a login, you will need to register as a new user in the box to the right, labeled “Online Paving Awards Login.” After registering you, will be able to generate your submittal, upload pictures, and even return to edit your submittal until the submission deadline.

Once you are logged in, click on “Begin an Application for a New Project.” Make sure to check the appropriate award category for your project and check “Colorado/Wyoming Chapter – ACPA” as the Local Paving Awards Program you are entering.

For consideration, please submit a completed online nomination form by January 12, 2024. If you have any questions or need further assistance with the online submittal process, please contact Angela Folkestad.

 

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2024 Concrete Pavement Workshop

 

And the awards go to…

We are delighted to share the winners of the 2022 Excellence in Concrete Pavement Awards in the latest issue of the Colorado Public Works Journal. These awards are given annually to concrete paving projects of exceptional quality and recognize the owner, engineer, and contractor of each award winning project. All projects in Colorado and Wyoming completed and/or opened to traffic by December 31, 2022 were eligible for consideration.

CLICK HERE to see the award winners in the 2023 Spring/Summer Issue of the Colorado Public Works Journal!

2023 Annual Concrete Pavement Workshop Presentations

The presentations accessible by hyperlinks below have been provided by the presenters who utilized slides and shared their content for publication.  All speakers are shown for reference, but not all presenters used visuals.

General Session Presentations
Welcome  
Angela Folkestad, P.E., CO/WY Chapter – ACPA  
   
Concrete Overlay Construction & Performance
Ralph Bell, Castle Rock Construction Company  
   
Designing Concrete Overlays
Julie Vandenbossche, PhD, P.E., University of Pittsburgh  
   
The Benefits of Competition & A Balanced Paving Program: A Business Case for a Two-Pavement System  
Jim Mack, P.E., CEMEX
   
Constructing Quality Concrete Pavement for the Next Generation  

Craig Wieden, P.E., Colorado Department of Transportation (CDOT)
Matt Fonte, Fonte & Co.
Mike Praul, P.E., Federal Highway Administration (FHWA)

 
Sunstainability Throughout the Concrete Pavement Life Cycle   
Eric Ferrebee, P.E., ACPA  
   
Paving I-80 Rock Springs & Leveraging FHWA’s Mobile Concrete Technology Center to Learn More
Greg Frazee, IHC Scott  
Brad McCullough, P.E., WYDOT
Mike Praul, P.E., FHWA  
 
Breakout Session Presentations
Materials – Advancements in Concrete Mixtures  Design & Construction – Concrete Overlays
Prioritizing Durability in Concrete Mixtures & Paving – A Discussion on New Approaches to Materials, Testing & Opening to Traffic Designing Bonded & Unbonded Concrete Overlays
Mike Praul, P.E., Federal Highway Administration (FHWA) Julie Vandenbossche, PhD, P.E., University of Pittsburgh
Leif Wathne, P.E., National Concrete Pavement Technology Center (CP Tech Center) Get in, Get Out, Stay Out! Iowa SH 3 Accelerated Concrete Overlay
  Greg Mulder, P.E., Iowa Concrete Paving Association
   
Design & Construction – Smoothness Asset Management/Maintenance – Smoothness & Preservation
Constructing Smooth Concrete Pavements Concrete Pavement Preservation – Sustainable Solutions for Today & Tomorrow
Matt Fonte, Fonte & Co. John Roberts, P.E., International Grooving & Grinding Association (IGGA)
   
Longevity of Smoothness & its Relationship with Sustainability  Lessons Learned on Long-Term Smoothness 
Eric Ferrebee, P.E., ACPA Larry Scofield, P.E., ACPA & IGGA
   
Airports -Design & Construction Local Agencies – ADA Requirements
Everything Concrete Pavement for Airports! Discussions on P-501 & P-610 specifications, recently issued Engineering Bulletins, Life Cycle Cost Analysis (LCCA), and tackling changing conditions and challenges during Construction.

ADA Design & Solutions – A Practical Discussion on Implementing ADA Requirements.

Gary Mitchell, P.E., ACPA Jesse Jonas, P.E., MO/KS Chapter – ACPA

 

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