The Pavement Preservation Concept will provide the audience with a clear understanding of the importance of managing their pavements as long-term investments. The webinar will demonstrate the importance of applying asset management principles, will introduce pavement preservation terminologies, and will discuss the value of utilizing remaining service life (RSL).
This recorded webinar is brought to you by the Florida Pavement Preservation Council (FPPC) in concert with the Florida LTAP Center. FPPC is a non-profit organization organized in 2010 under the National Center for Pavement Preservation at Michigan State University. FPPC’s purpose is to support Pavement Preservation and asset management education and outreach to local agencies across Florida
Larry Galehouse is 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 American Association of State Highway and Transportation Officials (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, a 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. He also serves on many other committees and task groups dealing with preservation issues.
Chris Evers is the Executive Coordinator from the Florida Pavement Preservation Council (FPPC) 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 and has been involved in all facets of heavy highway educational efforts. He is the past President of the American Public Works Association (APWA) Florida Chapter. Chris’ 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 (PWD) Roundtable, and he also moderates the International PWD Roundtable at PWX. He has been an active speaker for APWA, Florida Association of County Engineers and Roadway Supervisors (FACERS), The American Society of Civil Engineers (ASCE), The American Society of Healthcare Engineering (ASHE), America Recovery and Reinvestment Act (ARRA), Florida T2 LTAP 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.
To earn Professional Development Hours (PDHs) or a Certificate of Completion for each recorded webinar, you must view the entire webinar. After viewing, please fill out the web form at the link below to request your certificate. The Florida LTAP Center will follow-up within 2-3 weeks.
This webinar will award 1.0 PDH.
The short video below is a preview of some topics that will be discussed in this recorded webinar.