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A Materials Approach to Improving Asphalt Pavement Longitudinal Joint Performance

James Trepanier, Illinois Department of TransportationJohn Senger, Illinois Department of TransportationTodd Thomas, Asphalt Materials, Inc.Marvin Exline, Asphalt Materials, Inc. After performing for 12 years, the IDOT test pavements were evaluated and found to have longitudinal joints that exhibited significantly better performance than the control joint sections and were in...
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Harsh weather, heavy traffic, or cars going 220 miles an hour: RPE tackles it all

Every year since 1914, members of the transportation industry have traveled to West Lafayette, IN for Purdue Road School. This year’s event boasted 3,000+ attendees from a variety of transportation fields. The Wednesday luncheon featured a fireside chat between Purdue President Mitch Daniels and Ford CEO Jim Hackett. Over 160...
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