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2024 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 & Reintroduction to ACPA
Angela Folkestad, P.E., CO/WY Chapter – ACPA
Sarah Dalton, P.E., CO/WY Chapter – ACPA
 
Low Carbon Concrete: An Opportunity to Leverage Federal Funding
Tom Van Dam, PhD, P.E., FACI, Wiss, Janney, Elstner Associates, Inc. 
 
Life Cycle Assessment (LCA) to Predict Roadway Efficiency & Performance
Hessam AzariJafari, PhD, MIT Concrete Sustainability Hub
 
Quality Control and Why it Matters (Presentation Part 1)
Quality Control and Why it Matters (Presentation Part 2)
Matt Fonte, Fonte & Company
Jerod Gross, P.E., National Concrete Pavement Technology Center
 
The Need for Competition in a Sustainability Focused World
Eric Ferrebee, P.E., ACPA
 
Denver International Airport’s New Taxiway EE
John Sweeney, FAA
Brent Nichols, P.E., Denver International Airport
Ben Gonzales, P.E., Woolpert
Justin Cooper, P.E., Garver
Stephen Wheeler, P.E., Flatiron Constructors
 
 
Breakout Session Presentations
Breakout Session #1   Breakout Session #2
Design & Construction – Opening to Traffic   Sustainability – Life Cycle Assessment (LCA)
A new look at strength requirements for opening concrete pavements to traffic   Components of an LCA for Pavements
Matt Zeller, P.E., Concrete Paving Association of Minnesota   Eric Ferrebee, P.E., ACPA
REBEL Sensor: Real-time concrete strength monitoring without maturity curve   Demonstration of MIT CS Hub’s Pavement LCA Tool
Rui He, Purdue University   Hessam AzariJafari, PhD, MIT Concrete Sustainability Hub (CS Hub)
     
Airports – Design & Construction   Design & Construction – Smoothness
Everything Concrete Pavement for Airports! Resolving conflicts within the specifications & new specifications coming soon   CDOT’s New Smoothness Specification for 2024
Harold Honey, P.E., PMP, FAA (Virtual)   Eric Prieve, P.E., ACPA
Airport Research – Ongoing & Upcoming Projects   Achieving Concrete Pavement Smoothness
Leif Wathne, P.E., National Concrete Pavement Technology Center   Matt Fonte, Fonte & Company
    Measuring Concrete Pavement Smoothness 
Materials – Quality Control   Adam Kohake, Surface Systems and Instruments (SSI)
CDOT’s shift to Compressive Strength Testing & additional QC Requirements    
Ryan Zoetewey, CMT Technical Services   Airports – Preserving Concrete Pavement
Concrete Pavement Technology Center’s Guide to Quality Control   Accelerated Runway Rehabilitation at DEN (Part 1)
Jerod Gross, P.E., representing CPTC   Kathryn Stevens, P.E., ENV SP, V-1 Consulting
    Accelerated Runway Rehabilitation at DEN (Part 2)
    Brandon Bates, P.E., Millstone Weber
    Grinding & Regrooving Airfield Pavements
    Larry Scofield, P.E., ACPA & International Grooving & Grinding Association (IGGA)
     
    Materials – Advancements in Concrete Mixtures
    Impacts of changing cement chemistry with Portland Limestone Cement (PLC) 
    Addressing admixture combinations
    Anne Miller, GCC
    Ken Campbell, Master Builders Solutions
    Specifying rapid strength gain mixes for durability
    Matt Ross, P.E., CTS Cement

 

Thank you for attending the 2024 Annual Concrete Pavement Workshop!

Thank you to everyone who took time out of their busy schedules to join us for an incredible day of learning and networking! 

If you were in attendance this year, please consider taking our brief anonymous survey on your experience. The feedback we receive will help us in our planning for the 2025 Workshop which is already underway. 

Congratulations to all of the Excellence in Concrete Pavement Award Winners! Keep an eye out for the next Colorado Public Works Journal where these winners will be featured.


 

Thank you to our 2024 Workshop Sponsors!

Platinum

Castle Rock Construction Company
CEMEX
Concrete Works of Colorado
Flatiron
Fonte & Company
GCC of America
Holcim (US) Inc.
Lawson Construction Company
Millstone Weber, LLC
Villalobos Concrete Company
WW Clyde – Great Plains

Gold

Chato’s Concrete, LLC
Faris Machinery Co.
GOMACO
Mountain Cement Co.

Silver

4 Rivers Equipment
CR Minerals
Chryso/GCP
MAPEI Corporation
Master Builders Solutions
MGPEC
Power Curbers & Power Pavers
RockSol Consulting Group, Inc.
Wirtgen Group

 

Thank you to our 2024 Workshop Exhibitors!

4 Rivers Equipment
Colorado Barricade
Concrete Stabilization Technologies Inc.
Esch Construction Supply
Faris Machinery Co.
Fonte & Company
Hot Shot Supply Co.
Power Curbers & Power Pavers

Additional Partners

Colorado Local Technical Assistance Program (LTAP)
Colorado Public Works Journal
Transportation & Construction Girl

 

We look forward to seeing you all at the 2025 Workshop!

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!
(Sign up today to add your company’s name to the list)
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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