In this workshop, participants will learn about selection of materials for construction, maintenance and reconstruction of pavements; the various maintenance treatments and conditions under which they should be used and how to identify the various distress types and their causes.
Upon completion of this class, participants will be able to:
Understand general behavior of asphalt and asphalt products;
Identify general pavement distresses;
Understand best practices for mitigating the most common pavement distresses;
Benefits of implementing a pavement preservation program.
Who Should Attend:
This program is designed for those who have responsibility for the construction and maintenance of local roads. Highway Superintendents, Road Foremen, Crew Leaders, Directors of Public Works and Town Engineers are encouraged to attend.