2016 Nebraska Asphalt Paving Conference

Tuesday, February 16, 2016 (Day One)
7:00 am - 12:00 pm - Registration Open All Day
8:00 am - Pre-conference Session
Tack Coat Best Practices Workshop
Mark Blow, PE, Sr. Regional Engineer, Asphalt Institute, Harrisburg, SD and Jason Dietz, PE, Pavement & Materials Engineer, FHWA Resource Center, Lakewood, CO
12:00 pm - Lunch
1:00 pm - Opening Session
Welcome
Robert Rea, NDOR
Keynote Address
Dr. Shane Farritor, Professor of Mechanical and Materials Engineering, UNL
Dr. Farritor asked that we not share his slides and recommends his reading list.
2:30 pm - Exhibitor's Break
Asphalt 101 Advanced Research and Materials Design, Construction and Maintenance
2:45 pm Surface Treatments 101
Stu Zick, Marketing Manager, Jebro, Inc., Sioux City, IA
Bridge Deck Protection, Asphalt and Membrane Overlays
Joel Rossman, PE, Assistant Bridge Engineer, NDOR
Hot Patch Recycler Equipment and Methods
Richard Brown
Street Superintendent, City of Ogallala
3:15 pm Sealing Cracks 101
Chris Stebbing, Upper Midwest Sales Representative, Crafco, Inc., Minneapolis, MN
UNL Research Updates
Dr. Yong-Rak Kim, Associate Professor of Civil Engineering, UNL
Deep Mill and Fill Strategies
Matt Beran, PE, Assistant Flexible Pavements Engineer, NDOR
3:45 pm - Exhibitor's Break
4:00 pm Surface Treatments 101
Stu Zick, Marketing Manager, Jebro, Inc., Sioux City, IA
Bridge Deck Protection, Asphalt and Membrane Overlays
Joel Rossman, PE, Assistant Bridge Engineer, NDOR
Hot Patch Recycler Equipment and Methods
Richard Brown
Street Superintendent, City of Ogallala
4:30 pm Sealing Cracks 101
Chris Stebbing, Upper Midwest Sales Representative, Crafco, Inc., Minneapolis, MN
UNL Research Updates
Dr. Yong-Rak Kim, Associate Professor of Civil Engineering, UNL
Deep Mill and Fill Strategies
Matt Beran, PE, Assistant Flexible Pavements Engineer, NDOR
5:30 pm - Evening Event
Wednesday, February 17, 2016 (Day Two)
8:00 am - General Session
New 3R & Minimum Design Standards
Roger Figard, PE, City Engineer, City of Lincoln and LeMoyne Schulz, Highway Local Liaison Coordinator, NDOR
New CDL & Cargo Securement Regulations
Samuel Mortensen, Trooper, Nebraska State Patrol
Multi-Stress Creep Recovery (MSCR): New Binder Grade Testing and Terminology
Andy Cascione, Asphalt Technical Representative, Flint Hills Resources, Minneapolis, MN
9:30 am - Exhibitor's Break
9:50 am - Closing Session
Refinery 101
Ron Feltz - Marketing Manager, Jebro, Inc., Cheyenne, WY
Ford Motor Company: Innovations & the New Ford Trucks
Brandt Coultas, F150 Consumer Marketing Manager, Ford Motor Company, Dearborn, MI
Nebraska Flexible Pavements Update
Robert Rea, NDOR
State of the State - NDOR
Kyle Schneweis, NDOR
State of the State - FHWA
Joseph Werning, FHWA
12:00 pm - Awards Lunch