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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Summer Equals Road Trips!

Summer Equals Road Trips!

Summer is time for road trips and enjoying the great outdoors. Wherever your travels take you, you know smooth asphalt roads provide comfort, drivability and performance. #WhereWeBelong

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2018 – 2019 WAPA Meeting Schedule

2018 Event Dates/ Presentation Archives

Work Zone Safety Video: A Moment Can Save a

WAPA Mid-Year Meeting – May 16 – 18, 2018 – The Resort at Coeur d’ Alene, Coeur d’ Alene ID – 2018 Mid-Year Meeting PowerPoint Presentations

WAPA Fall Asphalt Conference – PAVEXpress & PAVEInstruct Pavement Design Software Course – Spokane Valley, October 30 & Seattle (Southcenter), October 31, 2018 – 2018 PaveXpress Workshop Presentations

WAPA Annual Meeting & Paving Awards Banquet – November 15 – 16, 2018 – Hyatt Regency Hotel, Bellevue WA * 2018 Award Banquet Photos  *  Presentations from the 11.16.2018 meeting

2019 Event Dates

NAPA Annual Meeting – January 20 – 23, JW Marriott Resort Hotel, Marco Island, FL

World of Asphalt Show & Conference – February 12 – 14, Indiana Convention Center, Indianapolis, IN

WAPA Mid-Year Meeting – May 15 – 17, The Resort at Coeur d’ Alene, Coeur d’ Alene, ID

WAPA Annual Meeting & Paving Awards Banquet – November 14 – 15, 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:  2018 WSDOT-WAPA Paving Awards