This is a peak season for meetings, trade shows, conferences, and other industry events. Here’s a snapshot view of where ACPA staff has participated in these events, as well as a preview of their participation in upcoming events.
Iowa – Leif Wathne presented an ACPA update at the contractor member meeting, and an opening general session at the workshop on the latest concrete pavement technologies and the future of concrete paving. … Eric Ferrebee presented on Concrete Pavement Joint Layout.
Illinois – (Rosemont) ACPA’s Business Model Group will meet at ACPA headquarters next week…Jerry Voigt and Andy Gieraltowski will participate in this meeting, which will be led by ACPA Chairman Mike Lipps.
Indiana – Eric Ferrebee will present on roundabout design and construction at the February 27 workshop.
Minnesota – Jerry Voigt will be presenting “National Industry Perspectives” at the Concrete Paving Association of Minnesota’s 54th Annual Concrete Paving Workshop, scheduled for March 12 and 13 in Breezy Point, Minn.
Missouri – Jerry Voigt will be presenting remarks at the Missouri/Kansas Chapter annual meeting on March 3….He also will be presenting the ACPA Lifetime Pavement Recognition Award during the 35th Annual PCC Pavement Conference, which is scheduled for March 3 through 5 …Eric Ferrebee presented proper jointing procedures at the recent Concrete Council’s Municipal Pavements Seminar in St. Louis…Ferebee also will present on concrete overlays at the Missouri Concrete Conference at Missouri University, in Rolla, on April 1.
North Dakota – Gary Mitchell participated in an Airfield Pavement workshop with the North Dakota Chapter.
Nova Scotia – Leif Wathne presents at the Concrete Overlay Workshop, cosponsored by National Concrete Pavement Association and the Cement Association of Canada on March 5th. The event will be held in Enfield, NS, from 8 a.m. to 2:30 p.m. (AST).
Oklahoma – Leif Wathne presents an ACPA update and an update on competition at the March 23-24 Oklahoma workshop.
Pennsylvania – Jerry Voigt participates in the ACPA-Pennsylvania Chapter’s Strategic Board Meeting in Harrisburg today… He also will present at the Pennsylvania Concrete Conference before heading to Washington, D.C., for meetings.
Washington, D.C. – Jerry Voigt and Leif Wathne, along with Jim Duit, President of Duit Construction Co., Inc. (and 2001 ACPA Chairman) will be meeting with the Federal Highway Administration (including Acting Administrator Nadeau) regarding the AID-PT program…ACPA also will be participating in a Capitol Hill briefing, along with the National Asphalt Pavement Association. The aim is to educate staff of both the Senate Environment & Public Works Committee and the House Transportation & Infrastructure staff about the AID-PT program, including its successes and impacts.
West Virginia – Leif Wathne participates in the Feb. 18 Mid Atlantic strategic planning meeting.
Wisconsin – Jerry Voigt participated in the Wisconsin Concrete Pavement Association workshop last week…Gary Mitchell spoke about airfield pavement smoothness, specification changes, jointing, optimized mixtures, and other topics at the Wisconsin Bureau of Aeronautics Airport Engineer Workshop in Madison.
Reminder! Check ACPA’s web calendar for information about upcoming workshops, meetings, conferences, and other events.