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Interstate Relocation Opens Gateway to Oklahoma City

A prominent Oklahoma concrete pavement project was featured in ACPA’s Concrete Progress magazine recently. The recently constructed Oklahoma City Boulevard was highlighted in the most recent edition of this nationally recognized magazine. Interested readers may find a copy of this article at http://www.acpa.org/concretepavementprogress.

 

ODOT Implements New Longitudinal Tining Spec

Effective with the July 2020 letting, Special Provision 414-17(a) 09 for Longitudinal Finish (see attached) will be included in all contracts with Portland Cement Concrete Pavement.

This special provision will make longitudinal tining the preferred method of concrete finishing.

House T&I Committee Releases Surface Transportation Reauthorization Language

House T&I Committee Chairman Peter DeFazio (D-OR) today released the text of the much-anticipated surface transportation reauthorization, known as the INVEST in America Act, according to information provided by ACPA legislative consultants Ed Graber and Chad Bradley. This is a five-year, $494 billion package built largely on the framework he released in January. (Click here to download a pdf outline of the bill.)

June is Concrete Pavement Preservation Month!

ACPA in conjunction with CP Tech Center is hosting a series of three webinars in the month of June on the topic of Concrete Pavement Restoration. These webinars will all be held on Tuesdays at 12:00 noon (CST) The dates are: June 2nd, June 9th and June 16th. Space is limited so please register today.

To Register, please use the following link:

https://go.acpa.org/cp-tech-center-2020

Excellence in Concrete Paving Awards

ACPA is reminding members, affiliates and others that we are accepting submittals for the 31st annual “Excellence in Concrete Pavement” awards for projects completed in the calendar year 2019.

Our final deadline for submittals and edits is Friday, July 3, 2020.

ACPA is reminding members, affiliates and others that we are accepting submittals for the 31st annual “Excellence in Concrete Pavement” awards for projects completed in the calendar year 2019.

To submit your project for award consideration or to view complete program details, including eligibility requirements, please click here. Editing an existing project is optional for projects in the system.

Award winners will receive an invite to attend the 31st Annual Excellence in Concrete Pavement Awards Banquet on Thursday, December 3rd at the OMNI Nashville Hotel. The banquet will be held during the ACPA 57th Annual Meeting.