Life Cycle Cost

Posted by on Sep 15, 2010

Today’s current national and local economic conditions – combining reduced funding with high infrastructure needs – have elevated the importance of prudent spending. Decision...

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Sustainable Pavement

Posted by on Sep 13, 2010

Asphalt is the sustainable material for constructing pavements. From the production of the paving material, to the placement of the pavement on the road, to rehabilitation, through...

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Perpetual Pavement

Posted by on Sep 13, 2010

The Perpetual Pavement concept was first articulated in 2000 and the concept has rapidly gained acceptance. The APA’s newest technical document on the subject is Perpetual Asphalt...

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Livable Communities

Posted by on Sep 12, 2010

There is no doubt that societal trends and economic realities will shape the pavement market going forward. Those driving factors include public funding issues, an emphasis on...

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2018 WAPA Meeting Schedule & 2017 Meeting Archives

2017 Event Archives

WAPA Mid-Year Meeting – May 17th – 19th – Archived Presentations

WAPA Annual Meeting & Awards Banquet – Nov. 8th &  Nov. 9th –  Archived Meeting Presentations

WAPA Fall Asphalt Conference – November 14th (Seattle) & November 15th (Spokane) – From Tack to RAP – Asphalt Paving Best Practices – Archived Meeting Presentations – 2017 WAPA Fall Asphalt Conference

2018 Event Dates/ Archives

WAPA/ WSDOT 30th Annual Joint Training Workshops – February 27th (Moses Lake), February 28th (Centralia) & March 1st (Lynnwood) – 2018-Joint-Training-PowerPoint Presentations

WAPA Mid-Year MeetingSave the Dates! – May 16 – 18, 2018 – The Resort at Coeur d’ Alene, Couer d’ Alene ID WAPA Member Save the Date & Hotel Reservation notice –  WSDOT Only Save the Date & Hotel Reservation notice

WAPA Annual Meeting & Paving Awards Banquet – November 15 – 16, 2018 – Hyatt Regency Hotel, Bellevue WA

Awards Overview

Awards Overview

Each year WAPA, WSDOT, the American Public Works Association (APWA-WA) and the Washington Association of County Engineers (WACE) award those paving projects judged to be the most outstanding in the State.  The awards are presented at WAPA’s Annual Meeting in November of each year.

This year’s award winners can be found at this link:  2017 WAPA Paving Award Winners