Dates & Locations
June 6, 2017
Storrs, CT - Session Full
* Includes a Lab Tour

June 9, 2017
Storrs, CT - Session Full
* Includes a Lab Tour  

June 13, 2017
Storrs, CT
* Includes a Lab Tour

June 20, 2017
Torrington, CT

Sessions are 8:30am - 3:30pm
(Registration begins at 8:00am)
Lunch will be Provided
Learning Objectives

Upon completion of this class, participants will be able to:

  • Understand general behavior of asphalt and asphalt product;
  • Identify general pavement distresses;
  • Understand best practices for mitigating the most common pavement distresses;
  • Benefits of implementing a pavement preservation program.
All About Asphalt
A CT Road Master Program REQUIRED Workshop
In this workshop, participants will learn about selection of materials for construction, maintenance and
reconstruction of pavements; the various maintenance treatments and conditions under which they should be used and how to identify the various pavement distress types and their causes.
Who Should Attend
This program is designed for those who have responsibility for the construction and maintenance of local roads.  Highway Superintendents, Road Foremen, Crew Leaders, Directors of Public Works and Town Engineers are encouraged to attend.
Course Instructor
James Mahoney is the Executive Program Director of the Connecticut Transportation Institute and the Program Director of the Connecticut Advanced Pavement Laboratory (CAP Lab) at the University of Co nnectic ut.  Jim has over 20 years of experience in pavement materials research and design.  He received his Master's degree from the University of Connecticut in 1995 and has been with the CAP Lab since that time.
  • Registration contact: Please direct any questions to Shelly Desjardin @ (860) 486-9373
  • Cost (includes course materials and lunch)
    • $75- State and Municipal participants
    • $150- Private-sector participants
  • Please advise if you require special services or have dietary restrictions.
  • Photographs may be taken for promotional and training purposes. Please notify us during registration if you do not wish to be photographed.
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