The Florida LTAP Center in partnership with the Florida Pavement Preservation Council presents the “Pavement Preservation Wednesday” Webinar Series. This series will take place on the last Wednesday of the month in 2021.

The February 24th webinar will focus on how to ensure successful pavementFlorida Pavement Preservation Council preservation projects. This 90-minute webinar will introduce attendees to practical measures that ensure pavement preservation projects have successful outcomes. Roles will be defined for contractors, owner agencies, and consultants that guarantee a treatment will perform satisfactorily. Discussion will also cover recently approved quality assurance standards for pavement preservation treatments. There will be a Q&A session near the end of the webinar for participants to ask questions.


☑ Learning Objective 1: Gain an understanding of the elements that comprise quality assurance and their importance in every project.

☑ Learning Objective 2: Introduce the necessary parts of a contractor’s quality control plan, owner agency acceptance criteria, and the need for qualified sampling and testing personnel.

☑ Learning Objective 3: Present the financial benefits of adopting quality standards for agencies, contractors, and taxpayers.

This webinar is provided at no cost and will award a certificate of training listing the Professional Development Hours (PDHs) or a certificate of completion verifying your attendance. Certificates will be awarded only for fully attending and completing this webinar. A total of 1.5 PDHs can be earned.

Please note – space for this webinar is limited, and Florida local agencies are being given first priority!

Instructor Bios:

Chris EversChris Evers is the Executive Coordinator from the Florida Pavement Preservation Council in addition to his role with Pavement Technology Inc., a company he joined in 2012.  Chris was instrumental in the founding of the Florida Pavement Preservation Council in 2010. Chris has over 23 years of experience in the heavy highway construction industry. Chris has been involved in all facets of heavy highway educational efforts. He is the Past President of the American Public Works Association Florida Chapter. His involvement in the Florida Chapter has spanned a multitude of Committee Chairs, Task Forces and Officer Positions. In 2012 he founded the Public Works Director Roundtable and he also moderates the International PWD Roundtable at PWX. He has been an active speaker for APWA, FACERS, ASCE, ASHE, ARRA, Florida T2 Center, and the Florida Airports Council.  A faithful disciple of Pavement Preservation he will be handling the introduction to both FPPC and Pavement Preservation in general.

Larry GalehouseLarry Galehouse, P.E., P.S. is a Local Agency Coordinator and was the founding Director of the National Center for Pavement Preservation (NCPP), located at Michigan State University in East Lansing, Michigan.   The NCPP is home to the AASHTO Transportation System Preservation -Technical Services Program (TSP·2), for both pavement and bridge preservation, and the home of the AASHTO Equipment Management Technical Services Program.  Mr. Galehouse is a licensed Professional Engineer and Professional Surveyor in Michigan and was the past chair of the Transportation Research Board (TRB) Committee on Pavement Preservation and the Committee on Pavement Maintenance.  In addition, he serves on many other committees and tasks groups dealing with preservation issues.

How to Ensure Successful Pavement Preservation Projects

DATE: Wednesday, February 24, 2021
TIME: 2:30 to 4:00 pm (ET)