IDM-27 Superpave Mix Design for Local Agencies
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This class has three two-hour sessions on three consecutive days.
Monday, January 22, 2018 :: 2:00-4:00 :: Pacific Time
Tuesday, January 23, 2018 :: 2:00-4:00 :: Pacific Time
Wednesday, January 24, 2018 :: 2:00-4:00 :: Pacific Time
This is a live online course. All times for the online lecture are in (California) Pacific Time. Approximately one week before the course start date, all paid students will receive detailed instructions on how to access the web based lecture and course site. You will also receive instructions on how to access the student course notebook.
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Category Description Amount Course Fee (Basic) CA Public Agency $ 145.00 Course Fee (Alternate) Standard fee $ 290.00
This class is offered in partnership with the California Department of Transportation, Division of Local Assistance. Registration fees are subsidized with funding from the Cooperative Training Assistance Program.
DescriptionThe SUPERPAVE mix design method is designed to replace the Hveem method. California Department of Transportation (Caltrans) started implementing the national SUPERPAVE standard for designing, specifying, and accepting pavement projects for all state jobs. The new mix design accounts for traffic loading and environmental conditions and includes a new method of evaluating the asphalt mixture. This course provides an overview of the SUPERPAVE mix design for local agencies and adjustments needed to start transitioning to the new mix design. Click here for a detailed outline.
- Volumetrics of hot mix asphalt mixtures
- Superpave mixture requirements
- Superpave mix design process
- Superpave performance-related testing requirements
Who Should AttendWho should attend: This course is designed for engineers, state local agencies, consultants, contractors, maintenance supervisors, and quality control/assurance supervisors responsible for designing asphalt mixtures, material specifications, and quality control/quality assurance management of asphalt mixtures.
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