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2015 Pavements Conference

Opening Session

  1. Welcome from Arizona State University

G. Edward Gibson, Jr.

  1. ADOT Overview

Dallas Hammit

  1. FHWA Overview

Walter C. Waidelich Jr.

  1. Trucking issues in Arizona and Nationally

Tony Bradley

  1. Implications of emerging technologies for the future

Brad Allenby


Session 1

  1. Student Presentations

Talal Thwaini, Akshay Gundla, Jose Medina, Hossein Noorvand, Ramadan Salim, Michelle Beckley and Satish Nagarajan

  1. Preservation Matrix

Jeff Smith


Session 2

  1. Urban infrastructure growth and its unintended environmental impacts

Mike Chester

  1. Green construction-it’s critical to our industry sustainability

Adam Hand General Session: Local Government

  1. Update on local government issues

Dan Worth

  1. Top 10 pavement management implementation changes

Zac Thomason General Session: Public Private Partnership

  1. Overview of alternative delivery methods/PPP*

G. Edward Gibson, Jr

  1. Challenges of the US 89 landslide project**

Steve Boschen

  1. Challenges of US 89 landslide project

Matt Trembly

  1. Loop 303 design build

Matt Horrocks


Session 3

  1. History, Theory and rela-worls application of intelligent compaction

George k. Chang

  1. The technology and use of intelligent compaction equipment

Bryan Downing

  1. Use of intelligent compaction on the ADOT I-40 project at Twin Arrows

Trey Billingsley

18.  Use of intelligent compaction on the ADOT I-40 project at Twin Arrows

Nye McCarty


Session 4

  1. Cyclic plate load testing of geogrid stabilized aggregate base*

David J. White

  1. In-service aging of Arizona asphalt pavements

Western Research Institute

  1. Rehabilitation to avoid moisture damage

Stephen B. Seeds


Session 5

  1. Concrete overlays of asphalt (Whitetopping): current practice, expectations and future directions

Jim Mack

  1. Curling and warping of concrete pavements: ride quality impacts and mitigation strategies

Thomas J. Van Dam


Session 6

  1. Basics of pavement drainage*

Samuel Hanna

  1. Landslide inventory for Arizona

Ann M. Youberg General Session

  1. Arizona Mining History