SR 161, Licking County, New Construction

Each year at its Annual Meeting, Flexible Pavements of Ohio (FPO) recognizes projects that demonstrate exceptional quality in asphalt pavement construction. These awards represent a diverse spectrum of pavement types from Ohio's interstate system with some of the highest traffic volumes in the nation, to low volume rural roadways, to airport runways, and commercial facilities.

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Shelly & Sands, Inc.

Shelly and Sands constructed this new 4-lane divided highway for ODOT under project 150(2006). This deep-strength warranty asphalt pavement is 10-1/2 inches thick and exceptionally smooth.