Use of Asphalt Shingles in Asphalt Pavement Workshop & Field Demonstration- 6/15/15

Date: 
Monday, June 15, 2015 - 8:30am
Event Location: 
Courtyard Columbus West; 2350 Westbelt Drive; Columbus, Ohio 43228
On-line registration for this event is closed. Please contact FPO at (614) 791-3600 with any questions or for additional information.

The Use of Asphalt Shingles in Asphalt Pavement Workshop & Field Demonstration is presented by the City of Columbus, the Ohio Environmental Protection Agency and Flexible Pavements of Ohio (FPO) in partnership with the Ohio LTAP Center, the Ohio Chapter of American Public Works Association, the Strawser Paving Company and The Shelly Company.

This workshop is intended to educate pavement owners, designers and contractors in the specification of Recycled Asphalt Shingles (RAS) in asphalt pavement mixtures. The workshop will include the following presentations:

  • Ohio EPA Recycled Asphalt Shingle (RAS) Asphalt Grant Opportunities
  • City of Columbus’ Objectives in Using RAS Asphalt
  • Processing Asphalt Shingles for Viable Use as an Asphalt Additive
  • Mixture Design, Manufacturing and Paving with RAS Asphalt

In addition to the workshop is a field demonstration to provide attendees the opportunity to view firsthand the construction of these pavements. The demonstration will include a visit to an asphalt plant to view the manufacture of the asphalt pavement with RAS and a visit to the Georgesville Road resurfacing project to view paving with this material. Transportation to and from the workshop location and the field demonstration will be provided.

Workshop Location, Date & Time: The workshop will be held at the Courtyard Columbus West; 2350 Westbelt Drive; Columbus, Ohio 43228 on Monday, June 15, 2015. Registration will begin at 8:00 AM and the workshop program will begin at 8:30 AM. The workshop and field demonstration is scheduled to conclude at 4:30 PM. A certificate for Professional Development Hours (PDH) will be provided to interested participants.